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Law, Jurisprudence, & Social Thought Research Guide

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Faculty in the Department of Law, Jurisprudence & Social Thought offer courses and a program of study that attend to the distinctive way law combines moral argument, rhetorical practices and force in regulating social life.

This guide will help you find recommended resources for research in Law, Jurisprudence, & Social Thought. Use the menu on the left to find suggested resources and starting points for your research. 

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