The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906 (Studies in Legal History)

^ Read * The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906 (Studies in Legal History) by Bruce A. Kimball ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB. The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906 (Studies in Legal History) According to this principle, scholastic achievement should determine ones merit in professional life. Langdell (1826-1906) is one of the most influential figures in the history of American professional education. This systems components included the admission requirement of a bachelors degree, the sequenced curriculum and its extension to three years, the hurdle of annual examinations for continuation and graduation, the independent career track for professional faculty, the transformation of

The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906 (Studies in Legal History)

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Rating : 4.50 (965 Votes)
Asin : 080783257X
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 448 Pages
Publish Date : 2018-02-20
Language : English

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According to this principle, scholastic achievement should determine one's merit in professional life. Langdell (1826-1906) is one of the most influential figures in the history of American professional education. This system's components included the admission requirement of a bachelor's degree, the sequenced curriculum and its extension to three years, the hurdle of annual examinations for continuation and graduation, the independent career track for professional faculty, the transformation of the professional library into a scholarly resource, the inductive pedagogy of teaching from cases,

Professors and professionals who want to understand the contours of their world will find this work illuminating.--Harvard Law ReviewHistorians with interests in legal history and higher education will benefit from reading this work.--History of Education QuarterlyA masterful biography. Kimball's rich description of academic life within Harvard in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries adds to our understanding of Langdell's career.--The New England QuarterlyA highly readable biogra

. This is his fifth book on American educational history. Kimball is professor and director of the School of Educational Policy and Leadership at the Ohio State University. Bruce A

Ronald H. Clark said The Architect of Modern American Legal Education. Christopher Columbus Langdell (18"The Architect of Modern American Legal Education" according to Ronald H. Clark. Christopher Columbus Langdell (1826-2006) reshaped legal education in the United States during his period as professor and Dean at Harvard Law School between 1870 and 1895. This book is a solid case study of the innovations he initiated at HLS, but it has a broader significance: Langdell also set the stage for the professionalization of professional school education generally through his influential leadership at HLS. And not incidentally, this also is a very effective biography of Langdell as well; one much needed since I am not aware of any prior biography of Langdell exhibiting such depth and . 6-"The Architect of Modern American Legal Education" according to Ronald H. Clark. Christopher Columbus Langdell (1826-2006) reshaped legal education in the United States during his period as professor and Dean at Harvard Law School between 1870 and 1895. This book is a solid case study of the innovations he initiated at HLS, but it has a broader significance: Langdell also set the stage for the professionalization of professional school education generally through his influential leadership at HLS. And not incidentally, this also is a very effective biography of Langdell as well; one much needed since I am not aware of any prior biography of Langdell exhibiting such depth and . 006) reshaped legal education in the United States during his period as professor and Dean at Harvard Law School between 1870 and 1895. This book is a solid case study of the innovations he initiated at HLS, but it has a broader significance: Langdell also set the stage for the professionalization of professional school education generally through his influential leadership at HLS. And not incidentally, this also is a very effective biography of Langdell as well; one much needed since I am not aware of any prior biography of Langdell exhibiting such depth and

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