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220.15 sec. 001 - The Federalist and Anti-Federalist Papers (Spring 2022)

Instructor: Ryan Nelson  
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person


Th 6:25 PM - 8:45 PM
Location: Law 111
From March 31, 2022
To April 07, 2022

F 10:00 AM - 12:10 PM
Location: Law 111
From April 01, 2022
To April 08, 2022

F 3:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Law 111
From April 01, 2022
To April 08, 2022

Course Start: March 31, 2022
Course End: April 08, 2022
Class Number: 32570
This course is open to 1Ls.

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 15
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 15
As of: 07/19 11:58 AM

The course will cover reading and discussion of Federalist Papers Nos. 47-83 and corresponding Anti-Federalist Papers, addressing separation of powers and the specific powers and authorities of the three branches of government. The class will be taught in a discussion style and will focus on the arguments for and against various provisions of the Constitution advanced by the Federalists and Anti-Federalists at the time of the state ratification debates.

The course meets on these dates:
Thursday, March 31st 6:25PM-8:45PM
Friday, April 1st 10AM-12:10PM AND 3:10PM-5PM
Thursday, April 7th 6:25PM-8:45PM
Friday, April 8th 10AM-12:10PM AND 3:10PM-5PM

Attendance at the first class is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present on the first day of class (without prior permission of the instructor) will be dropped. The instructor will continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend or have prior permission of the instructor in order not to be dropped.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Exam Length: 4 hours
Course Category: Public Law and Policy

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