Denmark, Aarhus

Institutions, Morality, and Punishment

when 12 August 2013 - 23 August 2013
duration 2 weeks
credits 9.9 ECTS

In this course we will investigate the relationship between state policy and law implementation from respectively a social, political and philosophical perspective. The course will focus on institutions, morality and punishment in the context of a modern welfare state. Course offered by Department of Culture and Society.

Course leader

Didde Cramer Jensen, Aarhus University

Target group

Bachelor students

Course aim

The course will touch on issues as regulation of citizens, the state as both law enforcement and service provider, and policy implementation - how it is experienced and practiced by respectively the frontline workers whose job is to implement the law and the people whose behavior the law seeks to regulate.

Fee info

EUR 0: Students on a bilateral exchange programme do not have to pay. rnrnFreemovers are obliged to pay participation fees while tuition fees only apply to freemovers from countries outside the EU/EEA/Switzerland.