Examines the modern business corporation from a 'law in context' perspective. It takes an interdisciplinary approach and investigates selected historical, political and philosophical issues connected to the modern business corporation as well as legal issues.
This paper covers topics such as the rise of the modern business corporation, Legal Theory and the modern business corporation, legal regulation and the modern business corporation and reforming the modern business corporation.
|Paper title||Law and Society|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$646.20|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$2,856.00|
- LAWS 201, LAWS 202, LAWS 203, LAWS 204
- Limited to
- LLB, LLB(Hons)
- (i) Not all optional papers will be available in any given year. (ii) May not be credited together with LAWS472 passed in 1999-2001.
- More information link
- View more information on the Faculty of Law's website
- Teaching staff
- Associate Professor Michael Robertson
- Course materials provided by the Faculty.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
- At the end of the paper students should have acquired the ability to critically evaluate existing conceptions of corporate roles, rights and practices.