Seminar in Ethical Values (YR)
Political Memoirs and Other Recent Political Writin. This seminar explores the current political situation through recently published books, either in the form of memoirs or other writings, fiction or nonfiction, that attempt to account for the current configuration of political views, issues, and candidates. We will discuss part or all of such books as “Believer: My Forty Years in Politics” by David Axelrod, “Hard Choices” by Hillary Clinton, and “Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises” by Tim Geithner.
*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.
**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.