Foundations of Law and Ethics
Fundamental concepts of the law through the lens of historical and contemporary issues. Perspectives from the history of legal thinking, the philosophy of justice, legal theory, and communication, exploring such topics as hate speech, juvenile punishment, and mitigating mental factors. Introduction to current legal issues through guest lectures by experts in law, philosophy, psychiatry, and forensic neuroscience. Group exercises to improve critical thinking, public speaking and presentation skills.
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