Foundation and history of international law

Foundation and history of international law

1. The birth of the modern international legal system is usually identified with the Treaty of Westphalia and the emergence of sovereign States. What are the implications of this view? How well doe think that a legal system derived from the concept of State sovereignty can deal with contemporary international developments?
2. Imagine you were given the task of designing a legal and institutional framework to govern affairs between States. How would you carry out this task? What rules, procedures and institutions do you think would be effective and feasible?

write answer for these questions above in 1 pages.
The core reading is Malcolm N shaw QC, International Law, 7th end Cambridge University Press 2014.