LAWS6940 - Theories of Law
- Explore some prominent responses of both philosophers and sociologists to a single question: what is law?
Power; norms; rules; principles; authority; morality; economics; politics; communication; rationality; adjudication; solidarity, patriarchy; class and pluralism.
Semester 2 2013
Monday Evenings, 6-8pm
The timetable is subject to frequent changes. Please refer to the latest version of the Postgraduate Timetable.
- Class Participation (20%)
- 1 x 8,000 Word Essay (80%)
You can credit this unit towards Legal Professional Development (LPD). Units of study that are part of Sydney Law School’s Postgraduate Program meet the necessary Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) of the Law Society of New South Wales and the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements of the New South Wales Bar Association. You may complete this unit of study by enrolling on a non-degree basis or on an audit basis only with no assessment via Single Unit Enrolment.