POLD44H3 Comparative Law and Social Change

This seminar based course examines how legal institutions and legal ideologies influence efforts to produce or prevent social change. The course will analyze court-initiated action as well as social actions “from below” (social movements) with comparative case studies.

Area of Focus: Comparative Politics

Prerequisite: 

POLB30H3 and [ POLC39H3 or POLC38H3] and [0.5 credit in Comparative Politics]

Exclusion: 
Enrolment Limits: 
25
Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences
Note: 

Priority will be given to students enrolled in the Minor in Public Law.