Courses: American Constitutional Law: History, Theory, Sociology, & Politics, 1787-Present (HISTH343A01)

Fall 2007

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


History (Web site)

Taught By

Paul Jefferson (Profile)


Haverford, Hall 106

Meeting Times

T 1:30-4:00