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    LAW 301LEC - Legal Reasoning
    Lecture
    Legal Reasoning WOO Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   23484   Enrollment Capacity:   60
    Section:   WOO   Enrollment Total:   53
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   7
    Dates:   01/28/2019 - 05/10/2019   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   M W F , 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
    Room:   Obrian 107 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
      Course Description
    This class introduces students to the study of legal reasoning, including topics such as: the basic forms of argument, reasoning and inference typically found in legal materials; their relationship to other forms of reasoning; the nature of precedent and forms of argument featuring precedent; legal rules and legal standards; and the relationship of normative arguments in law to conceptions of justice. The class will also introduce students to leading movements in American legal thought, such as formalism, legal realism, legal process, critical legal studies, and law and economics.
      Instructor(s)
                 Wooten, J A look up    
      On-line Resources
    Other Courses Taught By: Wooten, J A