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Fall 2011 - International Criminal Law

Jinks, Derek P

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 379M  Unique # 29370

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MTW11:30 am - 12:20 pmTNH 3.126
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Monday, December 5 8:30 am - A-Z
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This course is restricted to upper division students only.

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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