U.S. Treaty Research
This lesson will provide an understanding of the language, mechanics, and process of conducting research of U.S. treaties: the major sources of treaty texts (both official and unofficial), major indexes and finding tools, resources for updating treaties, and a basic strategy for treaty research.
On completion of the lesson, the student will be able to:
1. Recognize the vocabulary regarding treaty formation and publication.
2. Locate treaties, particularly when the United States is a party to the treaty.