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2013 - 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Democracy and Justice Studies:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits3
Lecture
Spring
DJS-325

Law and Society

Explores how the courts can either promote or inhibit progressive social, political, and economic changes in contemporary American society. There is a great deal of emphasis placed on how to use theory to better understand the relationship between law and society.

Prerequisites
P: History 206 or Pol Sci 100 or 101 or Sociol 202.