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Department of Justice, Law & Criminology

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  • SPA Justice,Law / Criminology
    202-885-2948
    Fax: 202-885-2907
    jlc@american.edu
    Ward, Room 270

    Anna Castro,
    Administrative Assistant

    Eric Fleddermann,
    Assistant to the Chair

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Minor in Law and Society

18 credit hours with grades of C or better, a minimum of 9 credit hours at the 300-level or above, and at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor


Course Requirements

  • JLC-1O1 Introduction to Law (3)
  • JLC-110 Western Legal Tradition (3) or
    JLC-202 History of Intemational Thought and Law (3)
  • JLC-201 Philosophical Problems in the Law (3) or
    JLC-203 Law and Social Theory (3)
  • JLC-307 Justice, Law and the Constitution (3)
  • One of the following courses in Legal Theory:
    JLC-308 Justice, Morality, and the Law (3)
    JLC-410 Topics in Legal Theory (3)
    JLC-530 Concepts of Punishment (3)
  • One of the following courses in Law and Social Science:
    JLC-333 Law, Psychology, and Justice (3)
    JLC-352 Psychiatry and the Law (3)
    JLC-413 Topics in Law and Social Science (3)
    JLC-535 Gender and the Law (3)