Bibliographic Details

The happy lawyer : making a good life in the law / Nancy Levit & Douglas O. Linder.

Author / Creator Levit, Nancy.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description xiii, 285 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Language English
Subject Practice of law -- United States -- Psychological aspects.
Lawyers -- Job satisfaction -- United States.
Lawyers -- Job satisfaction.
Practice of law -- Psychological aspects.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8140459
Other authors / contributors Linder, Douglas O., 1951-
ISBN 9780195392326 (hardback : alk. paper)
0195392329 (hardback : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-278) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Chapter 1. Are Lawyers Unhappy?
  • Chapter 2. Happiness: A Primer
  • Chapter 3. What Makes Lawyers Happy and Unhappy
  • Chapter 4. The Happiness Toolbox
  • Chapter 5. Preparing for a Satisfying Career: The Law School Years
  • Chapter 6. What Law Firms Can Do to Make Lawyers Happier
  • Chapter 7. Lawyers' Stories
  • Chapter 8. Seeking Happier Ground
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index