This course will focus on advanced strategies for persuasion in legal writing. The reading in the course will focus on materials about the theory and practice of persuasion in law and other disciplines. The course will touch on such topics as storytelling and narrative, rhetorical devices, scientific advances in persuasion, and framing. Students will evaluate the use of the studied techniques in legal briefs and will practice using the techniques in their own writing.
|W 5:30-7:20 PM||Klein 1A|
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