Academic Catalog 2022-2023 
    
    Jul 06, 2022  
Academic Catalog 2022-2023

LAW 517 - Constitutional Law Philosophy

(3) This course examines the history and origin of the United States Constitution and the role of civil government in society. The course addresses: the origin and definition of unalienable rights and liberty, political philosophies of American government, the Founding documents (Declaration of Independence, Federalist Papers, Constitution), the purpose for the balance of powers in American government, and the role and scope of judicial interpretation of the Constitution.