Special Topics in Comparative Constitutional Democracy

Course Description

This seminar explores the state of constitutional democracy from both comparative and global perspectives. The seminar brings together internationally recognized scholars with Maryland and National University of Ireland, Galway faculty and students to discuss and engage with contemporary issues regarding the state of constitutional democracy throughout the world. The course includes an academic workshop, a public lecture series and a series of seminars by invited experts. Students are expected to prepare brief written observations in advance of the different sessions and participate actively in discussions. A final reflective essay is required.

Students who are interested in this Summer course should obtain an application from Professor Peter Danchin or Tracey George in suite 260. The applications are due April 8.

Current and Previous Instructors

Key to Codes in Course Descriptions

P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course