Law and Literature (2350)

This course will examine the psychological and ethical dimensions of the practice of law through reading and analysis of literary and scholarly works. The course will explore three overarching themes: 1. That which the law aims to do, or, the relationship between law and equity; 2. whether, and the manner in which, the law achieves its goals; and 3. examination of the characters lawyers and judges- who populate the law’s universe. 

Course Details

  • Credits: 2