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Fall 2012
7334 SEM: International Law & Use of Force - PAUST- 12628

Professor(s): Jordan Paust (EMERTI)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 4:00p-5:30p  MW  Location: 117  TU2

Course Outline: The seminar will focus on international legal issues relating to the use of armed force, including attention to various permissible uses of force and criminal responsibility for use of illegal force; U.S. constitutional issues concerning decisions to use armed force abroad; terrorism; permissible detention of individuals under international law; interrogation tactics, and relevant war crimes and individual responsibility. A paper is required.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus (pdf)

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Prerequisites: No  

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This course will have:
Exam: No
Paper: Yes

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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