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220.6 sec. 001 - Constitutional Law (Fall 2019)

Instructor: Kathryn Abrams  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4

Meeting:

    MTu 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
    Location: Law 110
    From August 19, 2019
    To November 26, 2019

Course Start: August 19, 2019
Course End: November 26, 2019
Class Number: 32061

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 67
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 84
As of: 04/07 11:14 PM


This is an introductory course on Constitutional Law. We will cover judicial review, commerce clause, federalism, separation of powers, equal protection, and substantive due process. The course examines examines how these concepts have emerged in doctrine, and have been contested through politics and the mobilizations of social movements during transformative periods of American history, such as the Founding, the Civil War, the New Deal, and the Civil Rights Movement. We will also address contemporary constitutional controversies, such as affirmative action, immigration, or lgbt equality.

Except as approved accommodation, laptops may not be used in this class.

Requirements Satisfaction:


This class satisfies the J.D. Constitutional Law Requirement.


Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Public Law and Policy

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  • Constitutional Law (w/Bind-in Access Code)
    Stone
    Edition: 8th/2018
    ISBN: 9781454876670
    e-Book Available: unknown
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $261.00
    Price Source: user provided

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