History of Codification and Modern Constitutions (2023/2024)

Course code
4S008469
Credits
6
Academic sector
IUS/19 - STORIA DEL DIRITTO MEDIEVALE E MODERNO

Learning outcomes

The course aims at identifying and analysing the theoretical foundations of modern and contemporary constitutions and codifications. Constitutions and codes reproduce and interpret all the innovations and limits that mark originality and vitality within a particular historical experience. At the end of the course, students shall be able to understand the evolution of modern and contemporary codifications and constitutions - with particular regard to the crucial moment in which the law becomes a text - and value the deep influence of legal interpretation in order to protect basic rights. Students shall be also able to formulate judgments using appropriate terminology.