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MindTap® Business Law, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Mann/Roberts' Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment, 12th Edition

  • Richard A. Mann The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Barry S. Roberts The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • ISBN-10: 130526410X  |  ISBN-13: 9781305264106
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.00
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MindTap™ Business Law for Mann/Roberts' Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment, 12th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. Relevant readings, multimedia, and activities within the learning path intuitively guide students up the levels of learning as they (1) Prepare, (2) Engage, (3) Apply and (4) Analyze business law content. Access to this product is valid for 12 months of usage.

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Features and Benefits

  • Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Create a unique learning path of relevant readings, multimedia and activities that move students up the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension to analysis, application and critical thinking.
  • Integrate your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more.
  • Use powerful analytics and reports that provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement and completion.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times – both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.
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  • Automatically grade assignments and quizzes.

Content and Assets

The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


Business Law Ebook and Chapter Review – Help students prepare for class with interactive guided reading & comprehension exercises. All quizzes can be used as assignable and gradable work. More effective than a pop quiz!

Video Activities – Engage students using real-world scenarios that bring business law to life and help students make connections with real work situations. Includes comprehension questions for practice and assignable gradable homework.

Brief Hypothetical Scenarios – These short fictional scenarios, help students spot the issue and apply the law and concepts that they've learned. These are great questions for exam preparation.

Legal Reasoning - Promote deeper critical thinking and legal reasoning by guiding students through case-based questions.

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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1305264118 | ISBN-13: 9781305264113

    List Price = $110.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $82.50

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ePack: Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment, Loose-Leaf Version, 12th + MindTap® Business Law, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305788508  | ISBN-13: 9781305788503

List Price = $129.95  | CengageBrain Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.50

This Bundle Includes:

  • Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $271.95  | CengageBrain Price = $271.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $204.00
  • MindTap® Business Law, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Mann/Roberts' Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment
    List Price = $110.00  | CengageBrain Price = $110.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.00


Bundle: Text + MindTap® Business Law, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305788524 | ISBN-13:  9781305788527

List Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.50

This Bundle Includes:

  • Essentials of Business Law and the Legal Environment, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $271.95  | CengageBrain Price = $271.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $204.00
  • MindTap® Business Law, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $110.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $82.50


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Richard A. Mann

Richard A. Mann received a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a J.D. from Yale Law School. He is professor of Business Law emeritus at the Kenan-Flagler School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is past president of the Southeastern Regional Business Law Association. Professor Mann is a member of Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law, and the North Carolina Bar (inactive). He has written extensively on a number of legal topics, including bankruptcy, sales, secured transactions, real property, insurance law, and business associations. Professor Mann has received the American Business Law Journal’s award both for the best article and for the best comment and, in addition, has served as a reviewer and staff editor for the publication. Professor Mann is a co-author of SMITH & ROBERSON'S BUSINESS LAW, BUSINESS LAW AND THE REGULATION OF BUSINESS, ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, and CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS LAW.

Barry S. Roberts

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Bio: Barry S. Roberts received a B.S. in Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University, a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, and an LL.M. from Harvard Law School. He served as a judicial clerk for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court prior to practicing law in Pittsburgh. Professor Roberts is professor of Business Law at the Kenan-Flagler School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is a member of Who's Who in American Law and the North Carolina and Pennsylvania Bars (inactive). He has written numerous articles on such topics as antitrust, products liability, constitutional law, banking law, employment law, and business associations. Professor Roberts has been a reviewer and staff editor for the American Business Law Journal. He is a co-author of SMITH & ROBERSON'S BUSINESS LAW, BUSINESS LAW AND THE REGULATION OF BUSINESS, ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, and CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS LAW.