January 2015
    Law No.: LAW7716
    Sched. No.: 115110025

Current Issues in the Laws of War (SC)
Section 1
Deeks, Ashley

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MTWRF, 0930-1200 (WB104A)
Capacity:10 **This information is current as of 05/29/2015 06:15:08 AM**
Current Enrollment:6 **This information is current as of 05/29/2015 06:15:08 AM**

Course Description:

This January term course meets Monday-Friday, January 12-16.

This short course will cover current issues in the laws of war. The primary topics to be covered are new technological developments, which include drones, autonomous robots, and cyberwarfare. We will explore whether and how the current laws of war are equipped to integrate and regulate these new technologies. Coverage necessarily will be selective, concentrating on the most salient issues in the news at the time the course is held.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Attendance at all class sessions is expected
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Three 600-900 word response papers