Legal Studies 177 - Survey of American Legal and Constitutional History

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Three hours of lecture and one hour of discussion per week. Overview of American legal and constitutional history from colonial times to the present. Topics include colonial legal institutions, early constitutional history, history of the common law, business regulation, race and the law, history of the legal profession, and the modern constitutional order. (F,SP) A current syllabus is required to complete a review of this course. Please use the Course Inquiry form to submit a syllabus.