HIST 509 (01) - Law in American Life

Law in American Life

Durham   Liberal Arts :: History
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 14157
Investigates the role of law in American social, political, and economic life from the European settlements to the present. Traces the development of legal institutions, but focuses on the various functions of law (e.g., in structuring social relationships, allocating resources, defining governmental authority, expressing social and moral values, and as a mechanism for control). Course meets the History major requirements for Group I.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Lucy Salyer

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm HORT 201