科目名 Conflict and Security LawⅡ
単位数 2.0
担当者 福井康人 Yasuhito FUKUI, LL.D.
履修時期 後期 水曜日4限
履修対象 Graduate students(M1 or M2)
概要 This course provides an essential knowledge of international public law focusing on the Conflict and Security Law. The method of work is an intensive reading of the designated research handbook followed by discussions in order to enhance students’ research capacity.
科目の到達目標 This course aims to enhance the students' research capability especailly to draft an academic research note. Therefore the submission of a research note at the end of this academic year,which should be between 3,000 and 5,000 words including footnotes etc., is mandatory.
受講要件 A good command of English to understand the issues related to Conflict and Security law is prerequisite. This course is composed of 2 parts and the students are thus obliged to attend both of them.
事前・事後学修の内容 It is recommended to read a standard textbook for international public law in advance. It is also expected to understand the importance of the peace study in the context of Hiroshima city that experienced the first atomic bombing in human history through this course.
講義内容 1. After the stocktaking of the progress in the 1st semester for Conflict and Security Law, this course covers, inter alia,the following issues(chapters11-19):
-Protected persons in international armed conflicts,
-Private military companies,
-International humanitarian law and human rights law,
-War crimes,
-Peace settlements and international law: from lex pacificatoria to jus post bellum,
-Foreign territorial administration and international trusteeship over people: colonialism, occupation, the mandates and trusteeship arrangements, and international territorial administration,
-Peacekeeping or war-fighting?
-Human rights protection during extra-territorial military operations: perspectives at international and English law
-Reparation and compensation.
2. Discussions to facilitate drafting a research note.
3. Presentation of the research note(in the final class of the 2nd semester)
評価方法 Assessment is based on the quality of the submitted research note and its oral presentation.
教科書等 Research handbook on International Conflict and Security law(Edward Elger, 2013)
担当者プロフィール LL.D. (Docteur en droit) from Université Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne). His specialization is international disarmament law and so on. After 28 years of diplomatic service, he left the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan in March 2015, and assumed his current post at the Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University.
備考 Subjects: law - academic, human rights, public international law, terrorism and security law, politics and public policy, human rights, international politics, terrorism and security