Const Law II: Election Law

This course will survey the law governing the American political process. We will examine the principles that shape our political institutions and the relationship between democratic procedures and contemporary politics. Our topics will include the individual right to participate, the regulation of political parties, the Voting Rights Act, and political and racial gerrymandering. There will be a scheduled exam.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Tuesday 2:15 - 3:30 pm JON 6.206
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 4/30/14 8:30 am A-Z
2.140

Additional Information

Course Type

Textbooks

  • The Law of Democracy - Samuel Issacharoff; Pamela S. Karlan; Richard H. Pildes
      Foundation Press , edition: 4th (2012)
      ISBN: 9781599419350   (required)