PHIL 3740 Philosophy of Law

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 43.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Basic legal concepts and philosophical problems relating to law. General legal theory; human and legal rights; legal responsibility; punishment; justice; property; judicial reasoning; the legal enforcement of morals.

Prerequisite: one course in philosophy or Core Studies 10 or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1].


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