History of American Law

3 credits


College of Arts and Science

(same as CNST_DEM 4400; cross-leveled with HIST 7400). American law from English origins to present. Reviews common law, codification, legal reform movements, slavery law, administrative state, formalism, legal realism, jurisprudential questions concerning rule of law. Recommended: HIST 1100, HIST 1200, or HIST 1400.