L6550 S. Constitutional Design in Post-Conflict Democracies

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None

Instructor Co-requisites
None

Recommended Courses
None

Other Limitations
None

Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • The creation of constitutions and institutions like constituent assemblies, parliaments, judiciaries, and military, as well as major policy concerns.
  • The course aims to appreciate the historical development of constitutions, constitutional values, the law, and legal institutions
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in judicial, legislative and/or administrative processes
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in values-based considerations in law-making
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in the historical development of law and legal institutions
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in use of other disciplines in the analysis of legal problems and institutions, e.g., philosophy; economics,other social sciences; and cultural studies
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in the influences of political institutions in law
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in comparative law analysis of legal institutions and the law

General Information

Type: Seminar
Level: Upperclass
Additional Attributes: New Course

Other Sections

Section 001, Spring 2019
T 4:20-6:10 pm
Menaka Guruswamy