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Undergraduate Course Details
Number POL 318
Title Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 2566 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 M 1:10pm - 2:25pm MH-344 Jennifer Jackman

Description

This course examines the U.S. Supreme Court's interpretation of civil liberties and civil rights, with emphasis on judicial decisions rendered since the 1960's. Topics include freedom of expression and religion, the rights of the accused, the right to privacy, and equal protection. Three lecture hours per week.