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Law (LAWS)

Department of Law
Faculty of Public Affairs

LAWS 3105 [0.5 credit]

Theory of Law and Politics

Theories of law and politics; prominent thinkers and schools of thought; influence on legal and political institutions. Topics include law and ethics, justice and equity, positivism and natural law, state absolutism, codifications, and anthropological and historical theories of law and society.
Precludes additional credit for LAWS 3105.
Prerequisites: LAWS 1000 and one of LAWS 2003, LAWS 2004, LAWS 2005, LAWS 2105 or PSCI 1000 and PSCI 2300.

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