Spring 2015
    Law No.: LAW7100
    Sched. No.: 115219186

Civil War And The Constitution
Section 1
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Nicoletti, Cynthia L.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MR, 1540-1700 (WB105)
Credits:3Type:Lecture
Capacity:34 **This information is current as of 10/23/2014 06:14:13 AM**
Current Enrollment:1 **This information is current as of 10/23/2014 06:14:13 AM**

Course Description:

This course will examine the constitutional history of the United States from 1845 to 1877, paying attention to how the U.S. Constitution shaped the Civil War, and also to how the war left its mark on the Constitution. In this seminar, we will discuss such issues as congressional power to regulate slavery in the territories, the problem of race and slavery in constitutional law, suspension of civil liberties during wartime, congressional and presidential war powers, the respective powers of the state and federal governments, and the meaning of the Reconstruction Amendments.

MUTUALLY EXCLUSIVE with: Civil War and the Constitution Seminar
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination


Mutually Exclusive with: Civil War and the Constitution Seminar