From Truth to Technique addresses key questions raised by
the burgeoning literature in what Philip Gaines calls advocacy
advice texts-manuals, handbooks, and other how-to guides-written by
lawyers for lawyers, both practicing and aspiring, to help them be
as effective as possible in trial advocacy. In these texts, advice
authors share principles, strategies, and techniques for persuading
juries and winning cases. Some manuals even form the basis for... more...