GOVT 3281

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

This course investigates the United States Supreme Court and its role in politics and government. It traces the development of constitutional doctrine, the growth of the Court's institutional power, and the Court's interaction with Congress, the president, and society. Discussed are major constitutional law decisions, their political contexts, and the social and behavioral factors that affect judges, justices, and federal court jurisprudence.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: undergraduates only.

Distribution Category (HA-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: AMST 3281LAW 3281

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17253GOVT 3281  LEC 001