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Volume 24

Issue 1

Introduction

International Conference on Legal Education Reform:
Reflections and Perspectives
……………………………………………………….    1
Chang-fa Lo

Remarks

Reflections of an Observer:  The International Conference
on Legal Education Reform
………………………………………………………….    5
Charles R. Irish

Legal Education Reform and the Idea of Law ………………………………     23
Ko Hasegawa

Keynote

Six Uneasy Pieces .…………………………………………………………………..    31
Kenneth B. Davis, Jr.

Taiwan

Driving an Ox Cart to Catch up with the Space Shuttle:
The Need and Prospects of Legal Education Reform
in Taiwan
……………………………………………………………………………….    41
Chang-fa Lo

Germany

Legal Education in Germany Today ……………………………………………     85
Stefan Korioth

Bar Examinations and Cram Schools in Germany
………………………..    109
Heinrich Amadeus Wolff

Japan

Japanese Legal Education in Transition …………………………………….    131
Hisashi Aizawa

Structural and Institutional Arrangements of Legal
Education:  Japan
………………………………………………………………….    153
Masako Kamiya

The Tragedy of Japanese Legal Education:  Japanese
“American” Law Schools
…………………………………………………………    197
Takahiro Saito

Legal Education Reforms in Japan:  Background,
Rationale, and the Goals to be Achieved
…………………………………..    209
Katsumi Yoshida

Korea

Law Reform in Korea and the Agenda of “Graduate Law
School”
…………………………………………………………………………………    223
Kyong-Whan Anh

The National Bar Examination in Korea ……………………………………..    243
Chang Rok Kim

Singapore

Forging a New Equilibrium in Singapore Legal
Education
…………………………………………………………………………….     261
Alexander Loke

United States

Rediscovering the Lawyer School:  Curriculum Reform in
Wisconsin
……………………………………………………………………………..    295
Keith A. Findley

Legal Training in the United States:  A Brief History …………………….    335
Susan Katcher

Cram Schooled ………………………………………………………………………    377
Mark E. Steiner

Legal Education in the United States:  Who’s in Charge?
Why Does it Matter?
……………………………………………………………….    397
Cheryl Rosen Weston