Written by leading Irish legal academics, Jennifer Schweppe, School of Law, University of Limerick; Ronan Kennedy, School of Law, National University of Ireland, Galway; Larry Donnelly, School of Law, National University of Ireland, Galway; Dr Elaine Fahy, School of Law, Dublin Institute of Technology.
is a practical guide to effective legal research, steering students through legislation and judgements and introducing them to the range of online resources available to them. In explaining tone, style and citation, the book will also assist students in drafting clear legal texts
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