Prof Geo Quinot delivered his inaugural lecture at the University of Stellenbosch in September 2011.
“If I were to say, “Theory matters”, most people would not find it particularly surprising. In fact, you would think it obvious that as a university professor, I would make such a statement. But what would your reaction be if I were to say, “Theory matters in teaching”? It is on this question that I want to dwell in this lecture and in particular within the context of teaching law in South Africa today.” …
Download his full lecture here.
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