2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Feb 26, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

LSTD 3370 - Law and Culture: Study Abroad


In this study abroad course, the legal system and cultural context of selected countries will be studied. The historical development of the country’s legal system, foundational principles including level of commitment to rule of law and human rights, the legal system’s in the government structure will be studied, including comparison to the U.S. legal system. The culture of the particular country and the interaction between law and culture will also be examined. Pre-trip readings, videos, and discussions will prepare students to appreciate the in-country experience museums, and noteworthy cultural and environmental sites. 3 credits.