POLD44H3: Comparative Law and Social Change

This seminar 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 [POLC33H3 or POLC38H3 or POLC39H3] and [0.5 credit in Comparative Politics]
Exclusion
POL492H1
Enrolment Limits
25
Breadth Requirements
Social and Behavioural Sciences
Note
Priority will be given to students enrolled in the Minor Program in Public Law.