Fall 2015
    Law No.: LAW9159
    Sched. No.: 115819926

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

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):R, 1540-1740 (SL366)
Capacity:16 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**
Current Enrollment:8 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**

Course Description:


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.

Prerequisites:Constitutional Law
Course Requirement:Response papers will be due throughout the semester due before the end of the term to be submitted directly to professors .