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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:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 6096 TuTh 09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Zurn,Christopher Frederick W01-0040 More Info