PHIL 314 AC: Philosophy Of Crime And Punishment

Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
DEN 209
SLN: 
18070
Instructor: 
Nicholas John Sars
Catalog Description: 
Examination of philosophical theories regarding criminal habits and punishment and the philosophical problems connected with specific topics in criminal law. Examines proper subject matter of criminal law (drug use, pornography, euthanasia); limits of criminal sanctions; crime and privilege (corporate crime, white-collar crime, blackmail); justifications for punishment; mercy; and execution.
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
September 13, 2016 - 9:16pm