International Human Rights
This seminar will consist of a study of the normative basis and reach of human rights in international law as well as an examination of substantive human rights principles and their enforcement through international and United States mechanisms. Students will also have an opportunity to select a human rights problem from a list of contemporary human rights problems and to explore in depth the application of these principles and mechanisms towards its solution.
Grading and Method of Evaluation:
Letter grade only. Take-home exam.