Const Law II: Civil Rights

Class Unique: 28330

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
Wednesday, Thursday 2:15 - 3:30 pm TNH 2.124
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed
Will use floating mean GPA if applicable


  • Constitutional Law - Sullivan and Feldman
      Thomson-West , edition: 20th
      ISBN: 9781683287872   (required)
  • Religious Freedom and the Constitution - Eisgruber and Sager
      Harvard , edition: pb
      ISBN: 0674045823   (required)