International Human Rights

Course Number
LHIS-301
Description
This course examines the development of human rights theories and practices, early efforts at an international response and the creation of a modern human rights agenda after 1945. Students explore race, ethnicity, and gender as human rights issues and examine the issue of humanitarian intervention in Bosnia, Rwanda, and Darfur. In addition, students examine globalization, terrorism, and the role of the United States in the current human rights debate.
Credits
3
Prerequisites
LENG-111
Electable By
All
Required Of
None
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location
Boston Campus
Department
LART
Course Chair
Mike Mason

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