More than 180 ABA-approved laws schools across the United States are described, with information on admission requirements, degree requirements, tuition and fees, sources of financial aid, and career placement services. The book also features 20 pages in table form listing each law school with statistics on its median LSAT (Law School Admission Test) scores and other admission requirements, thus enabling candidates to estimate in advance their chances of admission to each school. Also helpful are a general overview of law school curricula and a brief description of selected non-ABA-approved schools. A sample LSAT is included with answers and explanations.
This smaller and less expensive version of Barron's Profiles of American Colleges has been updated for the 2000-2001 school year. It describes approximately 400(?) colleges across the United States in profiles adapted from the larger book. The Compact Guide to Colleges mainly profiles schools that fall within Barron's top three categories on the academic competitiveness scale: Most Competitive, Highly Competitive, and Very Competitive.
Barron's Art Handbooks are pocket-sized reference guides for art teachers and students. Heavily illustrated in color, the titles are divided into color-coded sub-series as follows: Purple, instruction in art media; Green, techniques and theory; Yellow, art history and movements; Red, art genres. This brand-new title, Inks and Washes, falls into the Purple category, explaining their application, both when used alone and in mixed-media art-works, and showing examples of artworks that have been created using these techniques.
Offering complete, up-to-date profiles of ABA-approved law schools across America, plus profiles of non-ABA-approved schools, this book also provides the latest information on admissions requirements, degree requirements, tuition and fees, available financial aid sources, career placement services, and more. Includes a sample LSAT with answers and explanations.
Readers will discover the vivid contrasts between the ordinary lives of the citizens of Athens, the cradle of humanism, and Sparta, a neighboring authoritarian military citadel. Here too are illustrations and descriptions that convey a sense of the architecture of Greek cities, major Greek figures, the importance of the theater, the bitter wars raged with Persia, and more. Full color.