Overview of Course
- Download all readings onto computer
- Final may be take-home OMGomg
- Read *critically*
- Do readings before class
Half oriented towards political science, half law
Debatable answers to questions
What is international law?
PSC 2219- MW 4:45pm-6pm
U.S. Parties and Politics
Professor Vincent Stine
January 15th, 2014
-Proportional representation vs. First past the post
Political party: group organized to nominate candidates; they also t
Defining international law: original definition was that it was law made by states to govern how
they relate to each other. The modern definition is similar in that it sa
PSC 2444: Public International Law
March 2, 2015
Scholars from the Realist perspective refer to international legal rules as epiphenomenal
and occurring as steps toward the larger pursuits of national interes
1. What makes an international court successful?
Helfer and Slaughter
Posner and Yoo
2. How do you get the international adjudication enforceable at the domestic level?