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Spring 2020
5297 Reproductive Rights - RAINE- 24628

Professor(s): Susan Raine (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Health Law 

Time: 5:30p-7:30p  T  Location: 144  TUII

Course Outline: This course introduces issues in reproductive health rights including regulation of sex, pregnancy and birth, family autonomy, and reproduction. Specifically, we will address legal and ethical questions that arise in the context of providing family planning services, assisted reproductive technologies, and pregnancy. We will examine the issues from both a historical and contemporary perspective, considering the role that culture, gender, race, class, religion, sexual orientation, and social institutions play in how law shapes reproduction.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota= 25
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Final Exam Schedule: Take home exam      

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

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Course Materials (10/17/2019 3:26:01 PM)

Book(s) Required

Murray and Luker, Cases on Reproductive Rights and Justice (1st ed. 2015) (abbreviated “CB” in reading assessments).