2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    May 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

LAW - 738 International Courts Seminar


(3 hrs.)

Considers the role of international courts in developing international law. Students study the evolution and structure of international courts and arbitral tribunals and examine how those bodies discern and apply principles of substantive international law. Particular reference will be made to traditional sources in international law, such as treaties, custom, general principle of law, and secondary sources.