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030393 SE Heart of Darkness - Colonial International Law (2019S)

Seminar in International Legal History (for diploma and doctoral students)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Persönliche Anmeldung per E-Mail an renate.hoffmann@univie.ac.at


max. 20 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 13.03. 14:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM31 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG (Kickoff Class)


Aims, contents and method of the course

Heart of Darkness - Colonial International Law around 1900

Research and discussion on international colonial law in the Modern Times. Critical Study of different sources (international treaties, scholarship of international law, visual sources and literature)

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral presentation about a research topic during the seminar, regular attendance and participation at the seminar, finally written paper about the research topic. Deadline for handing in the paper: 30th September 2019

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Registration: Please send an email to renate.hoffmann@univie.ac.at until the 11th March 2019. The preliminary meeting will take place on the 13th of March 2019 in the room SEM 31.

The seminar will be hold in English (!) on the 4th and 5th of April 2019.

Examination topics

see Handout, which will be distributed to all participants in the preliminary meeting

Reading list

to be announced in the preliminary meeting

Association in the course directory

MA Geschichte: APMG Neuzeit; Exkursion und transdisziplinäre Öffnung; Geschichte der Neuzeit im transdisziplinären Kontext(4 ECTS)

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