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Dictionary of Law
Defines major terms, concepts, processes, and organization of the English legal system. Covers adoption law, the appeals system, statement of terms of employment, and terrorism acts. Includes Writing and Citation Guide on problems and established conventions for writing legal essays and reports.
Dictionary of Legal Terms: Definitions and Explanations for Non-Lawyers
Non-lawyers will appreciate the way this book cuts through the complexities of legal jargon and presents definitions and explanations that are easily understood and referenced.
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law
Explains the vocabulary used in legal situations. Entries include definitions pronunciations, and frequent supplementary notes.
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