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xferlawstudent

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Audio study aids
« on: November 19, 2007, 09:39:05 AM »
I'm going to be driving quite a few miles over Thanksgiving and was thinking of buying an audio study CD (for Bankruptcy course).  Any recommendations on which one?  Sum and Substance, Law School Legends, etc?

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Re: Audio study aids
« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2007, 09:57:13 AM »
I don't know about your specific course, but I really liked sum and substance for other courses.

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Re: Audio study aids
« Reply #2 on: November 19, 2007, 10:03:09 AM »
What is it like; some guy just lecturing about the subject?

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Re: Audio study aids
« Reply #3 on: November 19, 2007, 11:47:37 AM »
I utilized the Civ Pro one with Professor Freer. Not sure if it was "Law School Legends" or Sum and Substance.  In any event, I liked it.  Listening during my commute just provided another means of absorbing some of the information.  I wouldn't soley depend on it, but if your using it instead of ESPN or your Ipod, then of course their worthwhile.

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Re: Audio study aids
« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2007, 04:21:24 PM »
What is it like; some guy just lecturing about the subject?

Yes, but usually just breaks down the BLL and important cases.  Not all the BS you get in class.

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Re: Audio study aids
« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2007, 04:25:04 PM »
For the record, I picked up the Bankruptcy Sum and Substance and listened to it while driving home for Thanksgiving.  Its very good and I'd recommend to others.  My only complaint is that it overkills a bit--the 6 CDs compile about 6 hours of lecture.