Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778
enquiries@wildy.com

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 11 Nov/Dec 2016

Book of the Month

Cover of Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Price: £99.95

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...


Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online

Read More...


Affect and Legal Education: Emotion in learning and teaching the law (eBook)

Image not available ebook lge

ISBN13: 9781317184775
Published: November 2011
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: eBook (ePub)
Price: £79.17 + £15.83 VAT
The amount of VAT charged may change depending on your location of use.


Once the order is confirmed an automated e-mail will be sent to you to allow you to download the eBook.

All eBooks are supplied firm sale and cannot be returned. If you believe there is a fault with your eBook then contact us on ebooks@wildy.com and we will help in resolving the issue. This does not affect your statutory rights.

This eBook is available in the following formats: ePub.


In stock.
Need help with ebook formats?


Also available as

The place of emotion in legal education is rarely discussed or analysed, and we do not have to seek far for the reasons. The difficulty of interdisciplinary research, the technicisation of legal education itself, the view that affect is irrational and antithetical to core western ideals of rationality - all this has made the subject of emotion in legal education invisible. Yet the educational literature on emotion proves how essential it is to student learning and to the professional lives of teachers. This text, the first full-length book study of the subject, seeks to make emotion a central topic of research for legal educators, and restore the power of emotion in our teaching and learning. Part 1 focuses on the contribution that neuroscience can make to legal learning, a theme that is carried through other chapters in the book. Part 2 explores the role of emotion in the working lives of academics and clinical staff, while Part 3 analyses the ways in which emotion can be used in learning and teaching. The book, interdisciplinary and wide-ranging in its reference, breaks new ground in its analysis of the educational lifeworld of situations, communities, actors and interactions in legal education.

Image not available ebook lge
Subjects:
General Interest, eBooks
Contents:
Introduction
Part 1 Affect, Legal Education and Neuroscience: Why study emotion?, Caroline Maughan
Learning and the brain 0150 an overview, Richard Roche
Enhancing self-control: insights from neuroscience, Lorraine Boran and David Delany.
Part 2 Affect and Legal Education: Can litigators let go? The role of the practitioner-supervisors, Sara Chandler
Instead of a career: work, art and love in university law schools, Anthony Bradney
What do academics think and feel about quality?, Chris Maguire.
Part 3 Affect and Learning: From Socrates to Damasio, from Langdell to Kandel: the role of emotion in modern legal education, Alan M. Lerner
Legal understanding and the affective imagination, Maksymilian Del Mar
What students care about and why we should care, Graham Ferris and Rebecca Huxley-Binns
The body in (e)motion: thinking through embodiment in legal education, Julian Webb
Developing professional character - trust, values and learning, Karen Barton and Fiona Westwood
Addressing emotions in preparing ethical lawyers, Nigel Duncan
Space, absence, silence: the intimate dimensions of legal learning, Paul Maharg
Index.