Spring 2008 Section 003
Law 131: Constitutional Law: The Founding

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s):
Lund, Nelson
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 16652
Day(s): Wednesday
Location: Hazel Hall 120
Time: 6:15pm-8:05pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Notes:
Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents:
Exam Date/Time: 05-02-2008 6:00pm
Prerequisites: None
General Description:

This is a course in which students read and discuss important documents that illuminate the intellectual and historical context in which the U.S. Constitution was framed. The focus is on primary sources, such as the Magna Carta and the English Bill of Rights, our Declaration of Independence, early state constitutions, Madison's notes of the debates at the Philadelphia Convention, selected writings of the Anti-Federalists, and the complete Federalist Papers.