Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

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HIST 412 001 (CRN: 13932)

EMPIRE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW

Long Title: EMPIRE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW
Department: History
Instructor: Suarez-Potts, William
Meeting: 4:00PM - 6:30PM W (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 5
Enrollment data as of: 12-APR-2024 7:23AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
12-DEC-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R
 
Description: This course explores the relationship between international law and empire, from about 1500 to 1914. In a period of expanding Western domination, international law formed, serving partly as a critical as well as apologetic discourse for Western imperialism. The seminar examines key primary sources and recent scholarship concerning this topic.