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Course Name Some Theoretical Perspectives on Public Law and Administration
Course Code ADLW 6761
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites Pre-Requisite: For students outside the specialization- LAW 6740 Administrative Law: Overview and Current Developments (ADLW) or LAW 6842P: Canadian Administrative Law (CCLW) or Demonstrated substantive knowledge on administrative law principles Anti-requisite: LAW 6761 - Some Theoretical Perspectives on Public Law and Administration
Course Description

This course provides a theoretical framework by considering the application of some contemporary theories of, and perspectives on, public administration and administrative law. Theoretical perspectives considered will include: liberalism and the rule of law; the functionalist critique; legal pluralism; critical theory; feminism; public choice theory; organizational theory. A focus of the course is the need to articulate theoretical bases for identifying appropriate roles for legislatures, agencies and courts in promoting through law democratic values and the protection of human rights in the administrative state.

Specialization Administrative Law
Status Required
Elective for Constitutional Law
Energy and Infrastructure Law
General Law
Criminal Law and Procedure
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Ian Greene
Term Winter 2018
Start date 2018-01-11
End date 2018-01-13

Thursday January 11 (7-10), Friday Jan 12 + Saturday Jan 13 (9AM-5PM)

Location OsgoodePD - 1 Dundas West
Presentation Format Video conference available
Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format Intensive
Available for SCE Yes

All courses and schedules are subject to change.