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Courses 2011 - 2012

LAW A 508 Comparative and International Law Survey

Credits: 3


Survey of basic principles of public international law; comparative and historical overview of various legal traditions (civil law, common law, Islamic law, and mixed systems). Examines sources, subjects, and challenges of international law, and methodology of comparing foreign legal systems, providing perspective on U.S. legal system and rules.

Spring, 3 Credit(s)

Global Perspectives on Law
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Ramasastry, Anita
Lombardi, Clark
Kang, Yong-Sung (Jonathan)
Spitzer, Hugh

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