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LAW H 542 International Humanitarian Law

Credits: 3-5, Variable


Investigates International Humanitarian Law (sometimes called the Law of Armed Conflict), the field concerned with rules developed by civilized nations to protect the victims of armed conflict, including the Geneva Conventions. Case studies include the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, as well as developments in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Spring, 3 Credit(s)

Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Frederick Lorenz

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