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Law (LAWS)

Department of Law
Faculty of Public Affairs

LAWS 4101 [0.5 credit]

Contemporary Justice Theories

Selected major contemporary theories of justice such as those associated with Rawls, Walzer, and Habermas, with emphasis on both their procedural and substantive elements and their concrete ramifications for law, policy and political practice.
Precludes additional credit for LAWS 4904, Section "A " (if taken in1995-96, 1996-97 or 1997-98).
Prerequisite: fourth-year Honours standing.
Seminars three hours a week.

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