Courses 2011 - 2012
LAW E 533
Rights in America: Equality, Liberty, and Democracy
Deep historical exploration of a jurisprudentially revolutionary constitutional conflict that pits courts, local government, and the U.S. Congress in passionate struggles over gay and lesbian antidiscrimination rights; the freedoms of speech and religion; and African-American political equality in the nation’s capital. Interdisciplinary graduate and advanced undergraduate students welcome. Seminar. No prerequisites.
Not offered this academic year.