How to do well on policy questions?

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PriOSky
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How to do well on policy questions?

Postby PriOSky » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:18 am

What are some strategies on doing well on policy questions in crim law, property, contracts, and administrative law?

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cinephile
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Re: How to do well on policy questions?

Postby cinephile » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:23 am

For crim, read Dressler. He gives the policy rationale behind things.

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thesealocust
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Re: How to do well on policy questions?

Postby thesealocust » Thu Feb 07, 2013 10:59 am

Simple: treat the question like you would an issue spotter, and make as many arguments and counterarguments as possible. Those things are worth points, restating policies or talking about your feelings with respect to the law are not.




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