feb. 8 Chapter 3

feb. 8 Chapter 3 - Chapter 3 PLSC 382I Feb 8 2008 Laws...

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PLSC 382I Feb. 8, 2008 How does the legal profession shaper personal preferences? o 3.1 The Sorcerer and His Magic, C. Levi-Strauss You can have a certain view but once you are in the profession your ideas can be changed drastically (you can get caught up in things and lose your morals) ex: Someone who wants to be a (public interest) lawyer to help people but at the end of law school you want to make money o 3.2 Simple Living and Hard Choices, Maureen A. Flannery Small town doctor in coal mining town. Should she just be a doctor and do her job or work to fix the conditions that cause the health problems in the first place? Provide health care vs. educate? Advocate? Doctor vs. friend? How ethical questions decided legally? o Forced Sterilization 3.3 Cook v. State Court ordered sterilization of mentally ill girl as she would never be able to care – court upheld (may have been reversed) Capital Punishment o
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2009 for the course PLSC 382I taught by Professor Kent,shanise during the Spring '08 term at Binghamton.

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feb. 8 Chapter 3 - Chapter 3 PLSC 382I Feb 8 2008 Laws...

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