Discussion Board Forum 4
Based on the history of various war crimes and other atrocities, discuss the benefits and drawbacks of an international court that prosecutes crimes on an international scale. Should crimes rising to the level of a war crime be prosecuted by courts in the nation-state most impacted by the crime?
- Henderson: ch. 9
- Payne: chs. 7–8
Presentation: Security in a New World Part 1
Presentation: Moment of Opportunity – American Diplomacy in the Middle East & North Africa
Website: How We Closed the Guantanamo HIV Camp – The Intersection of Politics and Litigation
Discussion Board Forum 4 Based on the history of various war crimes and other atrocities, discuss the benefits and drawbacks of an international court that prosecutes crimes on an international scale.
PPOL 650 Discussion Board Grading Rubric Student: Criteria Points Possible Points Earned Instructor’s Comments Structure Presentation is strong and focused. Paragraphs are organized and coherent. Transitions are clear and maintain flow of thought. Conclusion is objective and rises from entry. Content Thread is substantive, well-developed, and fully addresses all aspects of the task. Replies demonstrate analysis of classmates’ posts. Replies extend meaningful discussion by building on previous posts. Replies demonstrate an understanding of subject. Assertions are clearly supported and/or illustrated. Biblical integration is evident in threads and replies. Uses factually correct references to weekly readings, presentations, and other scholarly sources to support comments. 30 Grammar and Mechanics Sentence structure is complete, clear, and concise. Spelling and punctuation are correct. Word choice is precise, unambiguous, and appropriate. Submission Meets the required word limit (at least 400 words for the thread and at least 250 words for each reply). Format Pleasing general appearance. Correct and current Turabian style in internal citations and references. Total 50