Middlebury

PSCI0306

American Constitutional Law

American Constitutional Law: The First Amendment
This course focuses on the Supreme Court’s interpretation of the first amendment freedoms of speech, press, and religion. After starting with the philosophic foundations of these first amendment freedoms (Mill, Locke), students will read the major Supreme Court decisions concerning these rights. Class assignments in the form of oral arguments and briefs and/or options will enable students to take the part of lawyers and judges. (Sophomores, juniors and seniors with PSCI 0102 or 0104 or 0205 or 0206 or 0305 or waiver) 3 hrs. lect./disc. (American Politics)/
Subject:
Political Science
Department:
Political Science
Division:
Social Sciences
Requirements Fulfilled:
NOR PHL
Equivalent Courses:

Sections

Spring 2017

PSCI0306A-S17 Lecture (Sessions)

Fall 2014

PSCI0306A-F14 Lecture (Dry)
PSCI0306B-F14 Lecture (Dry)

Fall 2012

PSCI0306A-F12 Lecture (Dry)

Fall 2010

PSCI0306A-F10 Lecture (Dry)

Fall 2007

PSCI0306A-F07 Lecture (Dry)

Fall 2006

PSCI0306A-F06 Lecture

Fall 2005

PSCI0306A-F05 Lecture (Dry)

Fall 2003

PSCI0306A-F03 Lecture (Dry)