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(p. 222) 8. Legal research 

(p. 222) 8. Legal research
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(p. 222) 8. Legal research
Author(s):

Scott Slorach

, Judith Embley

, Peter Goodchild

, and Catherine Shephard

DOI:
10.1093/he/9780198785903.003.0008
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date: 29 November 2020

This chapter first explains the purpose of legal research. It then discusses approaches and strategies for carrying out legal research, which include planning, research techniques, updating, and recording and presenting research. It also considers primary and secondary sources of legal material.

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