THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2007/2008
Gender and Justice (LY0006)
The aim of this course is to examine gender issues as they relate to law and legal process. Students are introduced to contemporary theories of masculinity and femininity and encouraged to think critically about the relevance of debates in this field to understanding the nature and function of law and legal systems. Four themes will be covered, not more than two of which will be offered in any given year (to be announced in advance): legal theory; civil justice; criminological theory; and criminal justice.
? Normal year taken : 3rd year
? Contact Teaching Time : 2 hour(s) per week for 19 weeks
All of the following classes
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
As in Course Guide
Essay and exam
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Ms Rozanne Luty
Dr Lesley McAra
School Website : http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/