Spring 2023 - CRIM 338 D100
Philosophy of Law (3)
Class Number: 7686
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3153, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 15, 2023
12:00 PM – 12:00 PM
TAKE HOME-EXAM, Burnaby
Prerequisites:CRIM 101 and 135.
Introduction to the philosophy of law. Concepts of law, constitution and sovereignty. The nature and sources of the law. Examination of natural law, legal positivism, Kelsen's pure theory of law, legal realism, modern normative and analytical theories, critical legal theory and feminist theory.
- Tutorial Engagement 10%
- Individual Assignment 20%
- Midterm Exam 35%
- Final Exam (Take-Home) 35%
Keith C. Culver, Michael Giudice, J.E. Bickenbach (eds). (2018). Canadian Cases in the Philosophy of Law, 5th edition. Peterborough: Broadview Press. (Available in paperback or e-book: https://broadviewpress.com/product/canadian-cases-in-the-philosophy-of-law-fifth-edition/#tab-description)
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