Law, Culture, and the Russian Legal Tradition

RUSSIAN353

The development of the Russian legal tradition, with particular emphasis on the historical, ethical and cultural factors that have contributed to its emergence, comparing the Russian tradition with the Western legal tradition. How law, lawyers, and legal institutions have been portrayed and perceived in Russian popular culture, especially Russian literature, including the relationship between secular legal institutions and the Russian Orthodox Church. Taught in English. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PUBPOL202
ICS

Curriculum Codes: 

SS
EI
CZ
CCI