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Author Kimball, Bruce A., 1951-

Title The inception of modern professional education [electronic resource] : C.C. Langdell, 1826-1906 / Bruce A. Kimball.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 429 p. : ill.
Series Studies in legal history
Studies in legal history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-414) and index.
Contents Boyhood and youth, 1826-1854 -- Lawyer on Wall Street, 1855-1870 -- Scholar, 1870-1881 -- Teacher, 1870-1881 -- Faculty, 1870-1900 -- The first dean, 1870-1886 -- Students, 1876-1882 -- Triumph and betrayal, 1886-1890s -- Poor old white-whiskers, 1895-1906.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Langdell, C. C. (Christopher Columbus), 1826-1906.
Harvard Law School -- History -- 19th century.
Law teachers -- United States -- Biography.
Law -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Professional education -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780807832578 (cloth)
080783257X (cloth)

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