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The Ideas of Constitutional Democracy

This course focuses on philosophical questions raised by the remarkable contemporary diffusion of constitutional democracy. What is the proper conception of "constitutionalism"? Of "democracy"? Of their surprising combination in "constitutional democracy"? What institutions, legal structures, political arrangements and practices are required for, conducive towards, or antithetical to constitutional democracy? And, what method or methods should we adopt in approaching these vast and various questions?

Offered in:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4620 MWF
11:00 - 11:50
Zurn,Christopher Frederick W02-0123
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 13
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = One 300-level or above Philosophy course
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