INTERNATIONAL LAW
 
 
 
 

BASED ON SOVEREIGNTY (HIGHEST AUTHORITY)

DIFFERENT THAN MUNICIPAL LAW

AROSE OUT OF EUROPEAN SITUATION

ACCEPTABLE TO THE MOST POWERFUL NATION-STATES

NATION-STATE ASSUMED TO BE SELF-SUFFICIENT

NATION-STATE NEED NOT INTERACT IN SOCIETY OF NATIONS

NATION-STATES ASSUMED TO ACT ON BASIS OF SELF INTEREST

SUPPORT FOR INTERNATIONAL LAW BASED ON RECIPROCITY AND BEEN SEEN AS TRUSTWORTHY

EMPHASIS ON COLLECTIVE SECURITY, HUMAN RIGHTS