Socio-Legal Studies Major

  • Description

    • The Socio-Legal Studies major/minor is interdisciplinary in nature and includes courses from the Sociology, Political Science, Philosophy, Environmental Science, and Media, Film, and Journalism departments. The program explores questions such as:

      • How does law operate in people's everyday lives?
      • How do social institutions shape law? How are social institutions shaped by law?
      • How does law empower and constrain individuals, groups, organizations, and communities?

      We welcome your interest and questions about Sociolegal Studies!

  • Contact Information

  • Advising Office Hours

    • During Winter Quarter 2013, Socio-Legal Studies Director Scott Phillips will hold office hours Mondays and Wednesdays from 2-3pm. You can sign up for an appointment on the sheet on his office door (Sturm 427). If these times don't work, please send an email to Scott Phillips, ( to make an appointment.

This portfolio last updated: Mar 7, 2013 10:52:16 AM