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Spring 2014 - Public International Law

Jinks, Derek P

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 382G  Unique # 29710

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MF9:05 - 10:20 amTNH 2.124
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Monday, May 5 1:30 pm - A-Z
2.138
2.138
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course provides a basic introduction to public international law.  It will survey the basic principles of international law including:  the sources of international law; the law and interpretation of treaties; the relationship between international and domestic law; and jurisdictional competencies.  It will also examine a number of specific subjects including:  the use of force; human rights; humanitarian law; international criminal law; and terrorism.

Related Course Areas
Textbooks
International Law: Norms, Actors, Process - Dunoff, Ratner, Wippman
  Aspen, edition: 3rd
  ISBN: 9780735589179   (required)
International Law - Janis
  Aspen, edition: 6th
  ISBN: 9781454813682   (optional)