Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LAW                                     Course Number: 301                                    
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Subject: Law
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course considers the study of the theory and philosophy of law and the relationship between law and society. Issues to which special attention will be paid include the problem of disobedience, the nature of the judicial process, and the relations between law and personal morality. Current controversies about civil disobedience, the role of courts, "non-victim" crimes, and the relationship of the police to the rule of law will be explored.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 and either LAW 203 or GOV 230, and junior standing or above.
Start Date:    01/31/2005                         End Date: