SPILS Law and Society Seminar

Details

Course Code:
LAW 8011
Units:
3
Grading:
Law Honors/Pass/Restrd Cr/Fail

Description

(Formerly Law 701) This seminar is restricted to students who are in the SPILS program. The seminar deals with the relationship between legal systems and the societies in which they are embedded. The materials are drawn from studies of many different societies. Among the issues dealt with are: What influence does culture have on the operation of legal systems? What are the social forces which produce particular forms of law? What impact do legal interventions have on society and on human behavior? Elements used in grading: Exam. Enrollment is restricted to SPILS program students.

Current Offerings

2016-2017 Autumn

SPILS Law and Society Seminar LAW 8011 Section 01 Class #29172

  • 3 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Consent

Notes: Extended Take-Home Exam. Limited to advanced degree students.

Past Offerings

2015-2016 Autumn

SPILS Law and Society Seminar LAW 701 Section 01 Class #17785

  • 3 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Consent

Notes: Extended Take-Home Exam. Limited to advanced degree students.

2014-2015 Autumn

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