Doug Abrams

Professor Abrams: Youth Sports Would Benefit From More Women Coaches

February 15th, 2017

For the past seven years, Professor Doug Abrams has written a regular column on www.askcoachwolff.com, a leading national youth sports website. In his latest column, he notes that women comprise only 13 percent of youth soccer coaches

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New Sports Ethics Book Includes Professor Abrams’ Article on Sportsmanship and Respect

October 17th, 2016

Oxford University Press has published The Ethics of Sport: Essential Readings, which features an article by Professor Doug Abrams. The book’s co-editors are Arthur L. Caplan, director of medical ethics at the NYU Langone Medical Center and

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Professor Abrams Teaches Class at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government

October 7th, 2016

Professor Doug Abrams recently taught a session of the Family Policy course at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. The session concerned the nationally recognized Missouri Division of Youth Services (DYS) program for treating and

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TV’s Impact on Culture and Legal Writing: New Article by Professor Abrams

September 13th, 2016

The Marquette Law Review’s new issue carries Professor Doug Abrams’ article, “References to Television Programming in Judicial Decisions and Lawyers’ Advocacy.” The abstract of the article reads: Think of the poor judge who is reading . .

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Respectful Legal Writing Discards Outdated Identifiers: Professor Abrams in the Journal of the Missouri Bar

September 6th, 2016

On May 20, President Obama signed legislation that, passed unanimously in the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives, amended two federal acts that were written in the 1970s. The acts referred to persons by such names

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