POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
Section: 101 Civil Right-Civil Liberties
Term: SP 2008
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
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Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in Political Science.
May be repeated for a maximum of 10 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
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This course will explore Civil Rights and Liberties in the context of Constitutional Criminal Law. Generally, it covers the jurisprudence of the Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Amendments. The course relies upon primary materials to teach the requisite constitutional doctrine. Thus, reading for the course includes significant United States Supreme Court cases such as Miranda v. Arizona, Gideon v. Wainwright and Terry v. Ohio. The course is perfect for those students thinking about law school, interested in criminal justice policy or who would like to learn more about their constitutional rights. For more information on the course please contact: dmartink@umich.edu

POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
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101 (REC)
MTuW 10:00AM - 12:00PM
M 10:00AM - 12:00PM
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