JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-411
Topics in Legal History (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. An introduction to the comparative study of legal history with a primary focus on the civil and common law traditions. Topics investigate the relational character of law in different settings and periods through diverse modes of historical and theoretical analysis. Usually offered every fall. Prerequisite: JLC-110 or JLC-202.

JLC-411
001
JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY
SPRING 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics in Legal History (3)

Legal History Seminar

The two goals of this course are to provide students with the historical underpinnings of law in the Western world, and to introduce students to the different historic approaches that historians use to understand what counts as historic fact. Meets with JLS-606 001.