Penn State
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International Law

Course Abbreviation: 
INTR 971
Credits: 
3
Credit Only: N Anon Gr: Y

This course introduces students to key concepts and doctrines of international law. It examines the sources of international law such as custom and treaty, the bases of international jurisdiction, issues of statehood, recognition and succession, nationality, international agreements, and U.S. participation in the international legal system. The course provides students with the basics needed for both public and private international law practice.

Prerequisites: 
None
Faculty: 
James W. Houck,
Susan Beth Farmer,