Philosophy and Politics of Law

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
9
Max ECTS
60
Overall hours
SSD
IUS/20
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims at promoting:
- knowledge and capability to use properly the main concepts, categories and distinctions of legal language with special reference to contemporary legal systems;
- understanding of central issues in the theoretical reflection on law;
- understanding of the different forms of legal action and of their link with political objectives and strategies and with different conceptions of justice;
- capability to apply the concepts elaborated in the theoretical reflection on law to the analysis of norms and cases and to associate them to different options as regards the politics of law;
- capability of reading and analysing texts in normative theory;
- capability to compare and discuss different normative positions.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
IUS/20 - PHILOSOPHY OF LAW - University credits: 9
Lessons: 60 hours
Professor: Facchi Alessandra
Syllabus
Students who don't read Italian can contact the teacher asking for a reading list in English and could give the final exam in English as non-attending students.
Lesson period
First trimester
Lesson period
First trimester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)
Reception:
Tuesday from 1: 30 to 4:00 p.m.
Room 207, Department of Social and Political Sciences