Record Details

Catalog Search

Law school for everyone [electronic resource].

Cheng, Edward K. (Added Author). Hoffmann, Joseph L., 1957- (Added Author). Shadel, Molly Bishop, 1969- (Added Author). Smith, Peter J. (Peter Jeremy), 1970- (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
Image of item

Series Information

Great courses (DVD).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (48 video files (approximately 1440 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 40 Rules versus Standards of Care Episode 23 Miranda and Police Interrogations Episode 8 Problematic Evidence Episode 45 Animals, Blasting, and Strict Liability Episode 11 Understanding the Appellate Process Episode 5 Opening Statements Episode 42 Legal Causation and Foreseeability Episode 43 Liability for the Acts of Others Episode 9 Controlling Cross-Examination Episode 44 When Tort Plaintiffs Share the Blame Episode 32 Deciding a Case Before the Trial Ends Episode 15 Homicide and Moral Culpability Episode 22 The Fifth Amendment Privilege Episode 47 Products Liability Today Episode 20 Government Searches and Privacy Rights Episode 16 The Law of Self-Defense Episode 36 Appeals and How They Are Judged Episode 17 Federal Crimes and Federal Power Episode 10 Closing Arguments Episode 1 Litigation and the American Legal System Episode 21 The Shrinking Warrant Requirement Episode 4 Trial Strategy behind the Scenes Episode 39 Reasonable Care and the Reasonable Person Episode 30 Understanding Complex Litigation Episode 31 The Use and Abuse of Discovery Episode 46 The Rise of Products Liability Episode 29 The Role of Pleadings Episode 28 A Modern Approach to Personal Jurisdiction Episode 6 Direct Examination Episode 12 Arguing before the Supreme Court Episode 19 Due Process and the Right to Counsel Episode 38 Legal Duty to Others Episode 41 The Complexities of Factual Causation Episode 24 Plea Bargains, Jury Trials, and Justice Episode 7 The Art of Objection Episode 13 Who Defines Crimes, and How? Episode 48 Punitive Damages and Their Limits Episode 33 The Right to a Civil Jury Trial Episode 37 The Calamitous World of Tort Law Episode 34 Determining What Law Applies Episode 18 Cruel and Unusual Punishments Episode 14 Crime and the Guilty Mind Episode 25 Procedural Rights and Why They Matter Episode 3 Representing Your Client Episode 2 Thinking like a Lawyer Episode 26 Subject Matter Jurisdiction Episode 27 Jurisdiction over the Defendant Episode 35 Relitigation and Preclusion.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Professor Edward K. Cheng (torts), Vanderbilt Law School; Professor Joseph L. Hoffmann (criminal law and procedure), Indiana University Maurer School of Law; Professor Molly Bishop Shadel (litigation and legal practice), University of Virginia School of Law; Professor Peter J. Smith (civil procedure), The George Washington University Law School.
Summary, etc.:
Get the same foundational knowledge as lawyers - without law school. In the 48 lectures of Law School for Everyone, four exceptional law professors recreate key parts of the first-year law student experience, introducing you to the areas of law most every beginning student studies: litigation and legal practice, criminal law and procedure, civil procedure, and torts.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Law > United States > Popular works.

Additional Resources