PASI-402 – Special Topic: Pacific Jurisprudence: a study of custom and law in the Pacific
|Points:||30||Prerequisites:||PASI 301 or 40 300-level points from ANTH, ARTH, ENGL, GEOG, HIST, INTP, KURA, POLS, MAOR, SAMO, MDIA, MUSC, CRIM, SOSC, LAWS|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||Va'aomanu Pasifika||Restrictions:||LAWS 347, PASI 302|
This course explores theories and philosophies of custom and law in the Pacific. It analyses the cultural and historical nuances of Pacific customs (such as "bride price" and the "ifoga") and related case law to reflect on the question of whether there is such a thing as a 'Pacific jurisprudence'. 100% internal assessment.
Student notes; for availability and price see vicbooks, Student Union Building, Kelburn Campus.
Trimester 2 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10429||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Wed, Thu||1000 - 1150||Cotton [Kelburn]||118||Tamasailau Suaalii-Sauni*||7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Wed, Thu||1000 - 1150||Cotton [Kelburn]||118|
Course Outline Information
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