POLS 370 International Law

The history, formation and application of international law. Issues discussed include the sources of international law, the law of treaties, and rules regarding diplomacy, human rights, war/peace, war crimes, nationality, territory, and the global commons. Course readings shall include both secondary sources and legal texts.




Any political science or history course, or GS/HUM 200 or permission of the instructor. Open to students who have sophomore standing. Recommended, but not required: POLS 113.