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Fall 2011 - International Criminal Law

Jinks, Derek P

Course ID: 379M  Unique # 29370  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 11:30 am - 12:20 pm TNH 3.126
   Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:20 pm TNH 3.126
   Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:20 pm TNH 3.126
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Monday, December 5    8:30 am          A-Z
2.138 
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
The course will examine the development and current state of International Criminal Law.  Among other topics, it will explore the history of international criminal justice from the aftermath of World War II to the recent establishment of the International Criminal Court, the “core crimes” of international criminal law, theories of criminal liability, and available defenses.  It will also investigate a number of other topical issues in international criminal law, including the crime of international terrorism, U.S.  policy towards the International Criminal Court, and dilemmas of transitional justice.

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