Theory and Practice of International Human Rights Law
Credits / Language / Semester
2Credits / English / Winter
This course has two topics.
1) the domestic implementation of international human rights treaties,
2) human rights in Japan from the viewpoint of international law
International law, international human rights law, domestic implementation
The schedule depends on the number of the participants. We decide it in the first session.
Seminar (Presentation followed by discussion.)
Presentation and Participation.
All the materials shall be demonstrated in the first session, which include Hans Kelsen’s works, Concluding Observations by UN Human Rights Committee and Medellin Case in the US Supreme Court.
Reference books will be demonstrated in each session.