Most academics in university law schools would claim to offer a liberal education. Few have thought very much about what a liberal education in law means. Basing itself on a detailed examination of the theory of liberal education,this book looks at what the liberal university law school should be doing in terms of its teaching, research and administration.
Anthony Bradney is a Professor of Law at the University of Keele.
1. The Excitement and the Malaise: Introduction 2. Holistic Education: What is a Liberal Education? 3. Missions for Law Schools: The Liberal University Law School 4. The Pass Less Trodden: The Liberal Curriculum 5. Conversations: Research in the Liberal Law School 6. A Necessary Evil or Simply Necessary? Administration 7. A Short History of Madness: Accountability,Audit and Liberal Education 8. This I Do for Love: Avocation and Vocation in the University Law School