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Philosophy of Law

Instructor
McKeever

Analysis of the nature and function of law. Various theories of law, relation of law to morality, economic analysis of law. An assessment of the principles of legal reasoning and jurisprudence, emphasis on discussion of decided cases.

Counts as an elective for the Philosophy major and minor.

Satisfies the Social-Scientific Thought distribution requirement.
 


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(Not offerred in 2016-17)