Constitutional Law: Separation of Powers, Federalism, and Fourteenth Amendment

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Fall 2012 Course
Meets: Th, F 9:50am - 11:50am in WCC Room 2012
4 classroom credits

This course is one of the two basic courses in the field; it focuses on the separation of powers and federalism and on the Fourteenth Amendment's Equal Protection and Due Process Clauses. Students will participate in practice arguments and deliberations as well as class discussions and lectures.

The textbook will be Stone, Seidman, Sunstein & Tushnet Constitutional Law (6th ed. 2009) and its 2012 Supplement.

Subject Areas: Constitutional Law & Civil Rights , Government Structure & Function .