This course examines the roles judges play in American politics, with a particular emphasis on judicial decision-making. Topics include, but are not limited to: theories of judicial decision-making, the selection of judges, judicial empathy, and constitutional interpretation. Throughout the course, we will engage in a multidisciplinary discussion about the craft of judging, with a focus on political science theory and empirics.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (GOVT)(GOVT-American)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Instructor(s): Mark,Alyx Times: ....R.. 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 15||SR major: 9||JR major: 6|| || |
|Seats Available: 15||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: X||FR: X|