Courses: American Constitutional Law: History, Theory, Sociology, & Politics, 1787-Present (HISTH343A01)
This seminar will reconstruct the development & functioning of constitutional law in American society from 1787 to the present. We will review the major episodes in American constitutional history; identify the salient issues in constitutional law; explore the relation between the sociology of the legal profession & the functioning of the American legal system; & consider critically the ideological implications of different theories of jurisprudence.
Fulfills: SO III
Haverford, Hall 106