Fall 2014
    Law No.: LAW9159
    Sched. No.: 114821072

Constitutional Theory*
Section 1
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Prakash, Saikrishna B.
Walt, Steven D.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):R, 1540-1740 (SL366)
Credits:3Type:Seminar
Capacity:16 **This information is current as of 11/24/2014 06:14:55 AM**
Current Enrollment:11 **This information is current as of 11/24/2014 06:14:55 AM**

Course Description:

This course examines some of the main topics in constitutional theory, including the legitimacy of judicial review, theories of constitutional interpretation, the role of non-judicial actors in determining constitutional meaning, and the politics of constitutional change. Readings will include classics in constitutional theory, along with recent work in the field.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be dropped. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.
COURSE REQUIREMENT: 3000 word critique and class participation