Document Type

Article

Comments

Presented on 18 November 2005 – Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY – LL.M. Seminar Presentation Series.

Abstract

This is a review of the methodology and style of legal research of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., focusing on the ideological and philosophical leanings that informed his scholarship. The review spans selected works of his undergraduate days through his mid-career writings and his representative opinions on the Supreme Judicial Court of the State of Massachusetts and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Date of Authorship for this Version

November 2005

Keywords

Holmes Jr., Oliver Wendell