Journal Description

Basic information 

Duke Journal of Comparative and International Law is published each spring and fall. DJCIL is a very influential, specialized journal devoted exclusively to the issues of comparative and international law.
The journal was first established in 1990. Since its inception, DJCIL has become a well-known and widely cited legal periodical. The journal draws upon the law school's prominent faculty and its JD/LLM Program in International and Comparative Law. Every year, the journal admits several international practitioners enrolled in the Duke LLM program as its staff editors.
The journal is edited by a student board and publishes articles from prominent international scholars and practitioners. Approximately one-third of the journal is devoted to student notes.

ISSN/EISSN: 10536736


The library is in the process of gathering the articles of DJCIL from vol. 1 (1991) to current harvested from the Duke Law School Repository.


Copyright for articles published in this journal is retained by the journal.


Website of the Duke Journal of Comparative and International Law

Subjects GlobeEthicsLib

  • Political ethics
  • Rights based legal ethics