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Philosophy of Law

Course Number: POL 375
Credits: 4
Offered: Spring Semester, Odd Years
Instructor: Dr. Allis
Overview:

What is law, and what gives law the obligatory force it has? In this course we will investigate such issues as the nature of law, the relation of law to morality, and problems with interpreting and applying the law, especially in regard to the Constitution, rights and responsibilities, and justice and equity. Cross-listed with Philosophy.