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Spring 2014 - Con Law II: Election Law

Fishkin, Joseph R

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 381C  Unique # 29650

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MT2:15 - 3:30 pmJON 6.206
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Wednesday, April 30 8:30 am - A-Z
2.140
2.140
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course will survey the law governing the American political process.  We will examine the principles that shape our political institutions and the relationship between democratic procedures and contemporary politics.

Our topics will include the individual right to participate, the regulation of political parties, the Voting Rights Act, and political and racial gerrymandering.

There will be a scheduled exam.

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Textbooks
The Law of Democracy - Samuel Issacharoff; Pamela S. Karlan; Richard H. Pildes
  Foundation Press, edition: 4th (2012)
  ISBN: 9781599419350   (required)