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Fall 2017 | Interdisciplinary Course on Law and Justice in the 21st Century

Fall 2017 |  Interdisciplinary Course on Law and Justice in the 21st Century

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture offers a special team-taught interdisciplinary seminar course for the Making & Breaking the Law theme in Fall 2017. CAS 2500: Breaking the Law focuses on law and justice in relation to citizenship, global affairs, human rights, public health, and science and technology. It also […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:49 pmNews

Making & Breaking Law Theme Invites Faculty to Add Courses

Making & Breaking Law Theme Invites Faculty to Add Courses

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture invites faculty teaching courses relating to law and justice to consider adding their courses to the Making and Breaking the Law curricular theme.   The Making and Breaking the Law theme addresses major challenges of the 21st century, incorporates various disciplinary perspectives (social sciences, […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:36 pmNews

Fall 2017 | Making and Breaking the Law Theme Highlights Exciting Fall Courses

Fall 2017 | Making and Breaking the Law Theme Highlights Exciting Fall Courses

The Center for Law, Justice, & Culture welcomes students of all majors to sign up for the many exciting Making and Breaking the Law theme courses in Fall 2017. Please contact theme leader Haley Duschinski for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:18 pmNews

Alum’s Life in Public Service and U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group

Alum’s Life in Public Service and U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group

Zachary Levy ’07 has dedicated his life to public service. After graduating from Ohio University with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and Political Science from the College of Arts & Sciences, he accepted a position as a Special Agent with the U.S. Border Patrol in San Diego. From Special Agent to […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:29 amAlumni

Duschinski Chairs Panel, Presents at American Anthropological Association

Dr. Haley Duschinski

Dr. Haley Duschinski, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture, chaired a panel on “Political Dramas and the Politics of Evidence” for the Association for Political and Legal Anthropology at the annual meetings of the American Anthropological Association in November 2016. The theme […]

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February 21, 2017 at 3:43 pmResearch

Breaking the Law Class ‘Opens Your Eyes’

CAS 2500 Breaking the Law class

By Ashley Fishwick ’19 Eighty freshmen and sophomores met for a regular day of class in Schoonover 450. But this regular day of class on Sept. 29 was an unusual experience for undergraduate students at Ohio University. CAS 2500: Breaking the Law is an innovative team-taught course that offers interdisciplinary approaches to the challenges […]

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October 8, 2016 at 9:35 pmIn Class News

Hoffman Article Examines Birth Activism and Independent Midwifery in Oregon

Dr. Bruce Hoffman

Dr. Bruce Hoffman, Associate Professor of Sociology, authored an article on “Birth Activism, Law, and the Organization of Independent Midwifery in Oregon” in the Oregon Historical Quarterly (Special Issue: Regulating Birth). 117 (2): 198-231. “Many birth activists have long perceived Oregon as an enviable place for independent midwives,” he writes […]

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October 7, 2016 at 1:22 pmResearch