Fall 2014
    Law No.: LAW7017
    Sched. No.: 114821051

Constitutional Law II: Religious Liberty
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Schwartzman, Micah J.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 1410-1530 (SL294)
Credits:3Type:Lecture
Capacity:64 **This information is current as of 11/27/2014 06:14:04 AM**
Current Enrollment:41 **This information is current as of 11/27/2014 06:14:04 AM**

Course Description:

This course will explore the historical, philosophical, and constitutional foundations of the relation between religion and the state. Its primary focus will be on the religion clauses of the First Amendment. In considering the modern case law, and various theories of how the state should treat religion, the course will cover numerous topics under the broad headings of religious accommodation, public funding of religion, the influence of religion and government on public culture, and the role of religious convictions in political and legal decision-making.

PREREQUISITE: Constitutional Law
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination with a paper option. Students seeking to satisfy the upper-level writing requirement must submit a
Writing Requirement Intent Form to the Student Records Office by October 1, 2014 - retroactive exceptions will not be granted.

Prerequisites:Constitutional Law