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Legal literacy

Legal literacy

a tool for women"s empowerment

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Published by WLD International, Distributed by Women, Ink. in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-340) and index.

    Statementedited by Margaret Schuler & Sakuntala Kadirgamar-Rajasingham.
    SeriesWomen, law, and development, Series on women, law, and development
    ContributionsSchuler, Margaret., Kadirgamar-Rajasingham, Sakuntala.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK644 .L38 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 346 p. :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21416075M
    ISBN 100912917253

    What is Legal Literacy? “Legal Literacy” as topic of training evolved from a branch of professional legal education to teach law students to read and write legal arguments.2 Based on the recognition that a certain degree of understanding of the law is required for effective participation of citizens in modern society, without the.   The page book which was published by Smartline publishers promises to be the most controversial yet most educative book on legal education for the ordinary Ghanaian. It has 20 chapters that address matters ranging from the overview of the legal culture, through contracts up to criminal matters among others.

      A site that brings both authors and readers into the world of free legal ebooks. Authors with their ebooks will benefit greatly from the large community of readers and the readers will in return, of course, will have lots of materials to read to their hearts’ content. Enjoy videos, infographics, lists . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Contributed articles. Description: xv, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: Why legal literacy?: a wake-up call --The basic structure of the constitution and "we, the people of India" --Public interest litigation --The Indian judicial system --Access to criminal justice: challenges and prospects --Laws relating to criminal justice.

      Increasing the literacy rate for children K-6 help their ability of learning to read. These positive skills are applied later on as they read to learn. Here is a series of good reading slogans used to increase encouragement and good reading habits. Legal Literacy fulfills this aim by providing a foundational understanding of key concepts such as legal personhood, jurisdiction, and precedent, and by introducing students to legal research and writing skills. Examples of cases, statutes, and other legal materials support these concepts/5(2).


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