University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

POLS 144 - Philosophy of Law II
Problems of liberty, e.g. freedom of expression, privacy, paternalism; scope and limits of the criminal law; philosophy of punishment; selected problems in criminal justice, e.g. plea bargaining; preventive detention. Prerequisites: POLS 041 or one Philosophy course. Cross-listed with: PHIL 143.
Credits: 3