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UGRD > PHIL > 450

Rights

Description:
This course examines a range of contemporary theories, including those of Rawls, Nozick, Feinberg, and Dworkin. It outlines the classical tradition, and introduces the work of legal positivists like Austin and Hart. Emphasis is placed on alternatives to rights based theories and on criticisms of rights systems, such as that put forward by contemporary communitarians, virtue theorists, and feminist theorists.

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2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7335 TuTh
9:30 - 10:45 am
Perina,Mickaella L W01-0062
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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