Const Law II: Civil Liberties

Class Unique: 29465
This course will concentrate on the 1st and 14th amendments. Topics to be covered include: (1) free exercise of religion and establishment of religion; (2) freedom of speech; (3) privacy, including issues relating to abortion and sexual orientation; and (4) racial and sex discrimination, including issues related to affirmative action. Emphasis will be placed on the political theory or theories that best explain and justify constitutional doctrines.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday, Thursday 9:05 - 10:20 am TNH 2.124
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/16/13 8:30 am A-Z

Additional Information

Course Type


  • Religious Freedom and the Constitution - Eisgruber and Sager
      Harvard , edition: pb
      ISBN: 0-674-02305-6   (required)
  • 2012 Supplement to Constitutional Law - Sullivan and Gunther
      Thomson-West , edition: 2012
      ISBN: 9781609301552   (optional)
  • Constitutional Law - Sullivan and Gunther
      Thomson-West , edition: 17th
      ISBN: 978-1-59941-752-3   (required)
  • A Theory of Justice - Rawls, John
      Harvard , edition: rev. ed
      ISBN: 9780674000780   (optional)