Alternative PHL 333 Philosophy of Law


Module One – Methodology

Week One – Inference to the Best Explanation & Inference to the Best Legal Narrative

Module Two – Nature of Personal, Legal, and Constitutional Privacy

Week Two – Privacy and Information

Week Three – Privacy and the Focused Attention of Others

Week Four — Constitutional Privacy and Gay Marriage

First Analytical Paper Due 10/25/17

Module Three – Nature of Law

Week Five – Legal Positivism

Week Six – Legal Realism & Natural Law

Week Seven — Dworkin and Law as Integrity

Second Analytical Paper Due 11/8/17

Module Four – Nature of Tort Law

Week Eight — Law and Economics & Tort Law

Week Nine — Corrective Justice and Tort Theory

Week Ten — Secular Natural Law and Tort Theory

Third Analytical Paper Due 12/7/17