514
LWPA
Law & Society in Japan

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

An extended historical review of the foundations of Japanese law in society: Japan's adoption and adaptation of Chinese legal doctrines, continental European legal structures and ideas, and American influences. Consideration of the structure of contemporary law in Japan: a look at the various players in the legal system, some important legal doctrines, and the real-world operation of Japan's laws today.

Credit(s) for this CRN

3

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Certificate(s)

Pacific-Asian Law

Category

International Law/PALS

Semesters Offered

Instructor(s)

Office Hours

Tu 3:00p.m. to 4:15p.m.
Or by Appointment Only

Support Specialist

Dana Lum

Class Schedule

M
8:25am - 9:55am
W
8:25am - 9:55am

Classroom

Room 254

Course Reference Number

89302