Catalogue 2014 - 2015

LSOC 101 Introduction to Law and Society


3 cr.

Course Description

This is an introductory survey course which examines the interrelation between law and society, viewing law as a cultural development and a product of history, religion, philosophy, economics, politics, and geography. The survey will emphasize the development of legal concepts and institutions in the United States, as well as in other societies and on the international level.