Spring 2010 Section 004
Law 131: Constitutional Law: The Founding

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s):
Rabkin, Jeremy
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 19921
Day(s): Tuesday
Location: Hazel Hall 120
Time: 8:00pm-9:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
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Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: 04-29-2010 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.