Public International Law: Negotiating Tools

IRLS 613 International Negotiation

Week 2 Forum

Public International Law: Negotiating Tools

Answer 1 question only.

1. What are both the advantages and challenges of mediation? Argue 2-3 points on each with support from course readings, citing historical examples when relevant.

2. How has the utility of inquiry evolved from the 19th century and what explains its decline in conflict resolution? Do you see its making a comeback? If so, in what context?

Be sure to provide historical context and contemporary examples, citing your readings as appropriate.