Criminal Justice-COAS | Law, Courts and the Legal System
P493 | 1555 | Russell
Readings from fiction, history, sociology and anthropology that
illuminate English Common Law and its American Adaptations. Supreme
Court process, judicial review and judicial restraint, and the role
of the judiciary in creating as well as reflecting social change.
May address contemporary controversies before the courts.
Subsantial writing required.
Class meeting: 1:00-2:15P, TR, SY 137
Instructor: Professor Steve Russell, criminal justice department