Course Description

601:712. Seminar: CONSTITUTIONAL THEORY (2) WI

Vildostegui

Prerequisite: CONSTITUTIONAL LAW or permission of instructor.




What is a constitution?  What reasons are there for having a constitution?  Who should have the power to interpret a constitution?  And how should a constitution be interpreted? In this seminar, we will consider these questions, among others, with a special emphasis on the role that substantive moral judgment plays in their answers.