Course Description

LAWS 8015
Seminar: Constitutional Theory
General Description:
Aims at thinking broadly about the challenges, and problems of constitutionalism in the U.S. What are the fundamental tensions that attend the constitutional enterprise?internally, externally? What relations does the Constitution have to democracy and liberalism? Readings will be taken from legal theory, social theory, philosophy and occasionally judicial opinions. Emphases will differ slightly each year as announced.

Select Term:

LAWS 8015-801

Instructor(s): Pierre Schlag

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Tue   3:00 PM - 4:40 PM   WLAW 303