Philosophy of Law

Primary Number: PHIL 20408

ConStudies Number: X

ConStudies CRN: X

Primary CRN: X

Instructor: Warfield, Ted (TWARFIEL)

Day/Time: MW 11am-11:50am

Attributes: PHI2 - old Core 2nd Philosophy (PHI2)

Location: X

This course explores theoretical and practical issues arising in law. Topics will include some of the following: laws regulating speech; drug laws, the limits of the criminal sanction, and the debate about over-criminalization; self-defense; the foundations of criminal procedure. In class mid-term and short paper for each of the 3 class units. Regular attendance and participation in required Friday class discussion section.