Constitutional Rights in U.S. History

POLSCI 218

Focus on impact of courts on interpretation of constitutional language concerning rights of individuals, especially religious liberty, freedom of speech, and press, civil rights and property rights. Explore history of court decisions, including extra-constitutional influences, contemporary understandings, and consequences.  One course.

Course originates in History.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

HISTORY 339

Curriculum Codes: 

CZ, EI, SS