The following is the syllabus for the course, although some topics may change.
Introduction to course
Introduction to section
Sound and waves
Sound and waves (continu
LS Sociology of Law DISCUSSION August 30
Comments due Monday at noon: address questions or comments about the
reading for that upcoming Tuesday and Thursday. They cannot only be about the
newspaper articles. One paragraph. Credit no credit. Submit 8 for t
LS 109 August 30
Concepts & Principles of Criminal Law
Law exists in the culture of the English-speaking people
Subject Matter of Crimes
We have 51 different legal systems (criminal laws)
19th & 20th Century Codification: State and Federal Criminal Codes
LS 109 Ausgust 25, 2016
What is Crime?
Civil Law and Criminal Law. Civil is really only taking someones money.
Criminal can put someone to death.
Crime is whatever the law declares to be criminal offense and punishes with
LS Israel September 1
Legitimacy rules and procedures
Was it a good or bad idea to let Palestinians make decisions?
They monitored the issuing of textbooks.
They didnt learn the law by reading about it they learned by the commanding
officers of their city
LS Israel August 25, 2016
Some folks argue that if majority wants to change the constitution that it should be
changed and others argue no if you change the constitution then you change the past
and you lose the bind of next generations.
Israel has no wri
LS Israel August 30
Israel did not have a Constitution they would just enact chapters, one at a time. They
did not have a bill of rights they had basic laws.
The Supreme Court did the job of the Parliament and created basic laws.
Jewish Israelis were give
LS Sociology of Law August 25, 2016
EXAMS: Midterm October 20 FINAL December 13 DOES NOT DO MAKE UP
The sociology of law is a sub-discipline of sociology devoted to the empirical and
theoretical study of the relationship between law and society (an
LS Sociology of Law August 30
What is Sociology of Law
The sociology of law is an intellectual project in which empirical data are
used to describe and explain the behavior of legal actors, and ultimately to develop
theoretical explanations of the relatio
LS Sociology of Law September 1
Early Cultural View
The culture of a society is cohesive or holistic. There are not (supposedly)
multiple cultures within a society.
Law according to sociologists the same as custom or growing out of custom.
Norms these are
LS 109 DISCUSSION September 1
Crime & Stuff > Arrest > Prosecuted > Trial
Crime: Was a crime actually committed? Was arrest the best idea to separate two
people? Was the police officer just being malicious?
Prosecuted: Will the prosecutor win? Was
Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology
Volume 65 | Issue 3
The Defense of Necessity in Criminal Law: The
Right to Choose the Lesser Evil
Edward B. Arnolds
Norman F. Garland
Follow this and additional works at: http:/scholarlycommons.law.no
THE STEADY-STATE TIMBRE OF THE VIOLIN MAY BE RECREATED BY
THE FLUTES (FOURIER SYNTHESIS), BUT THEY WILL HAVE DIFFERENT
ATTACK TRANSIENTS THAT WILL DIFFERENTIATE THE SOUND.
Physics & Music Quiz 1
February 14, 2014
1. Consider six pipes (pictured below, left): two each of length L/2, L, and 2L. One of
each pair has only one end closed, the other has both ends open.
a. Based on the fundamental frequency that each pipe
PHYS C21 & L&S C70W
Tues., May 13, 2014, 8:00-11:00 am
NAME : _
SID # :_
Part I: Questions 1 20 (1 pt each)
In class we saw sound represented graphically in several different ways. Cho
PHYS C21 SPRING 2014
1) Draw the Spectrum for the waveform
shown below in the space provided to the
right. Make sure to label amplitudes and
2) A waveform has the spectrum shown on
PHYS C21 & L&S C70W
Tues., May 13, 2014, 8:00—11:00 am
SID#: Part I: Questions 1 — 20 (1 pt each!
In class we saw “sound” represented graphically in several different ways. Choose the most appropriate graph
from those listed on
Physics & Music Quiz 1 Name: 8n.“ " Q [’lCUl +96,
February 14, 2014
1. Consider six pipes (pictured below, left): two each of length L12, L, and EL. One of
é ts each pair has only one end closed, the other has both ends open.
‘ a. Based on the fundamental
Chinese Law and Society
Final Study Guide
China and the digital age
Communism shift socialist/capitalist state?
Control of narrative and information
Defining human rights
culturally relative or absolute?
In the beginning, he tried to have a political career; wanted to reinstitute the
ideas of the past; went to the leaders first to get them to incorporate his
doctrine; wanted change to start from the top; not the creator of anyt
Greatest Happiness Principle
Enforcement of morals:
Lawerence v Texas
Utility is defined in terms of pleasure
Humans have distinctive faculties HQPs
Making Democracy Work
First, focuses upon judicial review
-the Courts power to declare an act of congress unconstitutional.
Where did it come from? Why does the Court have it?
Second, what can the Court do to help maintain that
Author: Herman Melville
Abortion and the Politics of
-Excerpted from Motherhood and
Morality in America
-usually among male physicians who
pursued the issue in the service of their
own professional goal
-reemerged in 1950s, still be deb
THE ZIMMERMAN CASE
Presented by: Michelle Lewis
Trayvon Martin walks to a
7-eleven near fathers
fianc's home, buys
Skittles and Arizona tea.
spots Martin on his
return, believes Martin
9 Supreme Court Judges
Who are they?
Was born in Trenton, New Jersey in 1936
Only son in Italian Catholic families -> everyones
attention on him -> family education on core values of
A CRIME OF SELF-DEFENSE:
BERNHARD GOETZ AND THE
LAW ON TRIAL
By George P. Fletcher
Presented by Boris Alvarado-Gonzalez
Bernhard Goetz is intimidated and asked for
five dollars by four black youth on the
Goetz then shoots all four of them and