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Law, Government, and Global and Public Policy

Philosophy and Law


  • Oxford
  • Minor
  • On Campus

This minor offers students not majoring in philosophy the opportunity to explore key features of legal reasoning and the philosophy of law, and to connect these to broader themes in social and political theory. Additionally, the Department occasionally offers special topics courses, and honors courses, in areas appropriate to both of these minors. These may be used in fulfillment of a requirement upon successful petition to the Department. (20 semester hours)

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Department of Philosophy

212 Hall Auditorium

Oxford, OH 45056


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A minimum 2.0 GPA is required for all courses in this minor. Courses must be taken for a grade (not credit/no-credit). Students planning to take this minor should consult with the chief departmental adviser.