Focus is on the ideal of a just society, and the place of liberty and equality in it, in light of contemporary theories of justice and political controversies. Topics include financing schools and elections, regulating markets, discriminating against people with disabilities, and enforcing sexual morality. Counts as Writing in the Major for PoliSci majors. Class Notes: The only way to be considered for enrollment in this course is to fill out this webform (http://web.stanford.edu/~sburbank/Justice2017.fb). Priority will go to students who need this course to fulfill major, minor, or honors program requirements. And special attention will be paid to your explanation of why you would like to enroll in the course. The form must be completed by midnight on September 22, and decisions will be made on enrollment by Monday morning, September 25.