Aug 05, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021
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POSC 430 - Philosophy of Law 3 hours


Philosophical investigation into the concept of jurisprudence. The course covers both analytic jurisprudence, i.e. what law is and how it is distinguished from other normative systems like ethics, and normative jurisprudence, i.e., restrictions on liberty, duties to obey the law, and the role of punishment. Cross-listed as PHIL 430 . Prerequisite: junior standing.



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