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Functional Analysis of Law and Soc Control - LAWS6187

Year - 2020

This unit examines the largely diffuse concepts of social control and the functions of law and proposes a more specific approach to legal theory which incorporates the latest findings of socio-legal research on the social effects of law. As a result of this discussion, a more specific concept of social control and an explanatory assessment of the social effects of law, including its political use, are presented with their theoretical implications for legal and political systems and applied, as examples, to historically and societally varied situations.

Mar 20, 21 & 27, 28 (9-5)

1000wd research note (30%) and 7000wd essay (70%)

Additional information
Academic Profile The unit is also available on a Continuing Professional Development basis


Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive April

23 Mar 2020

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 10 Apr 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Assoc Prof Alex Ziegert
HECS Band: 3
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