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CONSTITUTION OF JAPAN
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectLegal Studies
Number & Suffix: 100
Full UC Title: CONSTITUTION OF JAPAN 
Transcript Title: CONSTITUTN OF JAPAN 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: Constitutional law concerns some of the most fundamental questions about our nation, our society, and us as individuals. It is a body of law governed not only by the wording of the text itself, but also by the implementation and interpretation thereof as contained in specific laws, administrative acts, legal judgments, doctrines, etc. By providing students with the basic tools necessary, this course enables students to formulate and develop their own ideas concerning constitutional issues in Japan. Topics covered include context and history of the constitution, renunciation of war, the emperor, and the protection of human rights. Text: Shigenori Matsui, The Constitution of Japan - A Contextual Analysis. Assessment: exams (40%), papers (40%), in class participation and performance (20%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: THE CONSTITUTION OF JAPAN 
Partner University Department: SILS - Governance 
Partner University Course Number: GO308