Theories of Conscientious Obedience (LAWS5171)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit asks whether obedience to legal norms is required by morality. It examines various arguments for a moral obligation to obey the law.
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Further unit of study information
2x2hr seminars/week for 10 weeks
Structured class-participation (10%), emails about readings (10%), 1500wd mid-semester essay (20%) and 4000wd final essay (60%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
This unit satisfies the Jurisprudence/Part 3 requirement of the JD.
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