Law, Justice and Development (LAWS6928)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit provides a critical overview to law and justice reform in international development. It analyses the global reform experience over the past half-century. It interrogates the nature and justification(s) of reform 'theory', studies the empirical evidence of various approaches, and examines the conceptual/practical challenges of evaluating development endeavour, using case studies from the Asia/Pacific region. Students enrolling in this unit will develop an evidence-based understanding of the use of law and justice reform in broader development strategies.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences
- Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law
- Graduate Diploma in International Business Law
- Graduate Diploma in International Law
- Graduate Diploma in International Relations
- Graduate Diploma in Law
- Graduate Diploma in Public Policy
- Master of Business Law
- Master of Environmental Law
- Master of Global Law
- Master of International Law
- Master of International Relations
- Master of Law and International Development
- Master of Laws
- Master of Public Policy
Further unit of study information
Apr 6, 7 & 13, 14 (9-5)
class participation (20%), 2x3000wd essays (2x40%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
This unit is compulsory for MLawIntDev students and replaced LAWS6928 Law and Economic Development.
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.