PO415

International Law

History & Political Science College of Arts & Science

Subject Code

PO

Number

415

Title

International Law

Description

This course examines the development of international law, and assesses its effectiveness in governing the relations among nation-states. The course examines early as well as more recent efforts to build a body of such law. It compares international law with domestic law, and explores the principal sources of international law. The course uses cases to analyze the development of international law in areas such as extraterritorial jurisdiction, the range of sovereignty, diplomatic relations, the treaty system, arbitration and adjudication, the use of force, human rights, the environment, and economic relations. Prerequisite: PO 215, Grade C or higher. Offered: Alternate years.

3

Maximum Variable Credits

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Repeatable

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Number of Course Repeats When Repeatable

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Max Credits Repeatable

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Department or School

College

College of Arts & Science