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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

JUST 300. Perspectives On Comparative Justice

This course provides an overview of the various systems of justice existent in different cultures throughout the globe. The emphasis here is on legal systems and the ways in which they are used to promote–or not promote–justice. The course also includes a discussion of such topics as war, peace, terrorism, political and social oppression and the ways in which these phenomena are either created by or ameliorated by justice systems. Prerequisite: JUST 200  and one other 200 level JUST course, excluding JUST 225​