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105 The Pursuit of Justice

Pursuit of Justice (47:204:105:W1:13202)
Class Dates: 12/23/2019 - 1/17/2020
Class Times: MTWThF, 1:00pm - 4:15pm
Instructor: Pratt
Location: Center for Law & Justice - Room 292 & Blackboard
Format: Hybrid
Credits: 3
COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course surveys philosophies and strategies regarding structures of justice. The class begins with a review of the differences between retributive and distributive justice and how they are related. This analysis leads to a broader discussion of "what justice means," both historically and in contemporary thinking. Students are encouraged to craft their own ideas about justice in social relations and in response to the law. Required course for bachelor of arts.

Course meets online Thursday's and Friday's.

Will meet on campus 12/23, 1/6, 1/7, 1/8, 1/13, 1/14 and 1/15.

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