Penn State International Law Review

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The articles which follow are based on presentations by speakers and commentators for the symposium on "Emerging Worldwide Strategies In Internationalizing Legal Education" at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools on January 6, 2000 in Washington, D.C. at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. The authors cogently evaluate the challenges, opportunities and impact of globalization on legal education; address the role that legal education can play in promoting that process; and discuss strategies for internationalization of legal education. This introduction provides an overview of the issues they address in their articles.