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This course in public international law has a focus on human rights. It aims to familiarise students with some major issues of international law. Topics include; sources of public international law, the subjects of international law, State jurisdiction, State immunities, dispute resolution and State responsibility, the UN system and use of force. On human rights, it is intended to offer insights into the dynamics of development of international human rights law. It seeks to shed light on how the forces of globalisation and global civil society activism shape the conditions under which human rights law can be created and maintained.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
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