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Pre-Law Advising

Welcome to Ramapo College Pre-Law Advising. This site is designed to assist you in applying to law school and answer general questions you might have about the application process. If questions remain after you have navigated through the site, please contact Dr. Mia Serban, Dr. Jeffrey Ellsworth, Dr. Jeremy Teigen, Dr. David Gurney, or Dr. […]

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Law and Society (B.A.)

(Just Now) The Law and Society program is a broad-based interdisciplinary major that is rooted deeply in the liberal arts. The major spans the humanities and the social sciences, incorporating the insights and methodologies of such disciplines as: anthropology, criminology, economics, history, gender studies, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and comparative studies.

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Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

(7 days ago) Law School Admission Test (LSAT) 2020-2021 Test Dates: Saturday, October 3, 2020 Saturday, November 7, 2020 Saturday, January 16, 2021 Saturday, February 20, 2021 Saturday, April 10, 2021 The LSAT is an admission requirement for all ABA-accredited law schools in the United States. It is given multiple times a year and is administered by the […]

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Ramapo College of New Jersey Pre-Law Program

(9 days ago) About the Program. Since its inception in 1971, Ramapo College has actively supported the professional law aspirations of its students through a variety of academic programs, career counseling, law school advisement, and student support services, such as clubs and law school fairs. Ramapo graduates have attended such law schools as: Yale. Rutgers.

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Sexual Assault on College Campuses: Feeding a Culture of

(Just Now) Molly Hopkins graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2015. This was her senior thesis in law and society.. The American Association of University Women is an organization that promotes equity and education for women and girls.. The website Titleininfo.com resulted from the vision and direction of The MARGARET Fund of the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) in Washington, D.C. The

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Fear of the Other Race: Decades of Institutional Racism

(7 days ago) The law allowed the slave owner to dictate the working hours of the slave and the beatings they would receive if they were not pleased with the work. The law explicitly recognized the dehumanization of slaves in early America. Slaves worked from sun up to sun down in agricultural fields that mainly produced sugar, rice, corn, and cotton.

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Law and Society (B.A.)

(Just Now) The Law and Society program is a broad-based interdisciplinary major that is rooted deeply in the liberal arts. The major spans the humanities and the social sciences, incorporating the insights and methodologies of such disciplines as: anthropology, criminology, economics, history, gender studies, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and comparative studies.

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Throwing Caution to the Wind: An Examination of the

(1 days ago) Law gives meaning and the ability to associate oneself in the social world with others, and the social world exerts certain influence over the law and the institutions that create it (Mautnet, 2011). Throughout American history, it is evident that property and financial interests exert a heavy influence on the law and the development of the

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Applying to Law School

(8 days ago) Law School Application Process Each law school has its own idiosyncratic application form. The first thing to do is to read the application materials carefully. Then follow the directions. Your application will include: When to Apply Plan to complete your applications as soon as possible. For the best chance of admission to the schools of […]

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Child Labor · National History Day: Debate and Diplomacy

(Just Now) In Chicago in 1911, Addams debated those who wanted to exclude the theater from Illinois' child labor law. After a hard fought battle in the papers and in speaking halls, Addams succeeded in ensuring that actors were covered by the law.Theater owners were not the only supporter of child labor.

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The War on Drugs and Jim Crow’s the Most Wanted: A Social

(1 days ago) the law imposed a life sentence for almost any crime, no matter how minor, if the defendant had two prior convictions for crimes defined as serious or violent by the California Penal Code. According to official ballot materials promoting the original Three Strikes law, the sentencing scheme was intended to ‘keep murders, rapists, and child

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Why Women Should Make the Abortion Decision: Damned If You

(2 days ago) The penalty for anyone who was caught violating the Comstock Law was “one to ten years of hard labor, potentially in combination with a fine” (Primrose, 2012, pp. 173–174). After Congress enacted this law, twenty-four states passed their own state versions to affirm the federal law (Tone, 2000, p. 441).

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Disciplinary & Criminal Records

(5 days ago) Law school applications ask about both academic and non-academic sanctions. These questions are generally open-ended enough to include everything from a suspension for failure to maintain a minimum grade point average to an R.A.’s warning for violation of the bathroom policy. All end up on your disciplinary record and/or your transcript.

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Media Representation of Marijuana Legislation

(5 days ago) As a result, law enforcement agencies focused on making more arrests, even for small offences, rather than addressing societal problems. A second form of bias is the dramatization bias: the art of storytelling becomes a central point for news outlets, more important than holistic coverage.

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Police Militarization in America: The Land of the Free and

(2 days ago) “These law enforcement mechanisms, of course, left magistrates virtually helpless whenever a large segment of the population was immediately involved in the disorder, or when the community had a strong sympathy for the rioters” (Maier, 1972, p. 17). Therefore, the Second Amendment was included in the Bill of Rights to protect the people’s

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Ramapo College of New Jersey SSHS: Law and Society (B.A.)

(Just Now) The Law and Society program is a broad-based interdisciplinary major that is rooted deeply in the liberal arts. The major spans the humanities and the social sciences, incorporating the insights and methodologies of such disciplines as: anthropology, criminology, economics, history, gender studies, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and comparative studies.

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The Effects of Hazing on Student Self-Esteem: Study of

(4 days ago) Law and Society Major; School of Social Science and Human Services (SSHS) (JPG) March 6, 2014. Anne Mercuro, Samantha Merritt, Amanda Fiumefreddo . College is a unique socialization experience. It’s the time when an individual is able to figure out who he or she is, as well as the type of friends he or she wants in his or her life. While

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The Legal Justification for an International Tribunal for

(4 days ago) Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business, 26(1). Bernhard, A. (2008). Home state responsibility and local communities: the case of global mining. Yale Human Rights Development Law Journal, 11(1). Binney, G.W. (2006). Corporate purpose and values: time for a rethink. HULT International Business School: Ashridge Executive Education.

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War, Terrorism and the Duality of Citizenship in America

(4 days ago) [1] Gal Cohen graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ramapo College with a B.A. in Law and Society in 2013.He has a passion for the law and hopes to go to graduate school in 2015. Currently, he is a Document Supervisor in the Superior Court of New Jersey.

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The Effects of Hazing on Student Self-Esteem: Study of

(4 days ago) The Ramapo Journal of Law and Society 59 The Effects of Hazing on Student Self-Esteem: Study of Hazing Practices in Greek Organizations in a State College ANNE MERCURO, SAMANTHA MERRITT, AMANDA FIUMEFREDDO* College is a unique socialization experience. It’s the time when an individual is

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Where is the Justice

(1 days ago) Akron Law Review, 32(3), pp.1-19. [1] Kristi Intorre is a Law and Society graduate of Ramapo College and is currently studying law at Pace University School of Law. Thesis Archives

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The Colonization of Mars: Law, Politics, and Ethics

(2 days ago) Space Law and Mars One: Two main legal concepts that pertain to Mars One are appropriation and liability. Appropriation forbids a State or organization to claim any celestial body as their own territory. Liability mainly pertains to who is responsible for damage …

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Peyote and the Ensuing Moral Panic

(9 days ago) Since 1965, U.S. federal law has protected the Native Americans’ use of peyote for religious purposes (Mosher & Akins, 2014). The increasing fear and hostility that resulted from the media weighed heavily on policy, and in 1970, the Federal Government enacted the Controlled Substances Act and labeled peyote as a Schedule I drug (Drug

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LAW SCHOOL ADMISSIONS DAY Receive LSAT information …

(Just Now) Learn about law school admissions Speak directly to law school representatives to obtain information on the application process and admission criteria Receive LSAT information Get a head start on the admission process November 17, 2021 1PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada) Panel on the Law Admissions Process 1-2 PM Law Fair 2 - 4 PM

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Law and Society (B.A.)

(Just Now) The Law and Society program is a broad-based interdisciplinary major that is rooted deeply in the liberal arts. The major spans the humanities and the social sciences, incorporating the insights and methodologies of such disciplines as: anthropology, criminology, economics, history, gender studies, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and comparative studies.

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Alternative Affirmative Action: Evaluating Diversity at

(7 days ago) The law also specified the eighteen factors, which should be considered for students not automatically admitted: “family income, parents’ level of education, first generation college status, and financial and academic record of the student’s school district” (Kahlenberg, 2014, p. 27).

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Archived Journals

(3 days ago) Ramapo Journal of Law & Society Fall 2020 Edition SPECIAL ARTICLES Why Women Should Make the Abortion Decision: Damned if you do, Damned if you don’t (Christina San Fillipo, Ramapo College of New Jersey) Creating Terrorists: Issues with Counterterrorism Tactics and the Entrapment Defense (Carissa Prevratil California State University, Long Beach) Transitional Justice: The Key […]

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Undocumented Children: Yearning to Breathe Free in the

(3 days ago) Brigham Young University Law Review 2011(4). Pp. 1139-1191. [1] Lyanne Prieto graduated summa cum laude from Ramapo College in January 2013. She is currently a first year student at Rutgers Law – Newark. Lyanne is interested in immigration and employment law, is a first year representative for the Association of Latino American Law Students

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Law and Society (B.A.)

(Just Now) The Law and Society program is a broad-based interdisciplinary major that is rooted deeply in the liberal arts. The major spans the humanities and the social sciences, incorporating the insights and methodologies of such disciplines as: anthropology, criminology, economics, history, gender studies, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and comparative studies.

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Frequently Asked Questions

(6 days ago) Law school admission committees evaluate applications on several criteria. Grades: Build a transcript that demonstrates academic excellence by maintaining an above average GPA and taking a wide range of courses over several liberal arts disciplines. Many law school applicants are double majors. Be forewarned that involvement in non-academic

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