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POLS 7650X Human Rights: Theory and Practice

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as POL 765.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

30 hours; 3 credits

Study of human rights problems and the international community's approaches to them. Examination of theory and history of human rights, the functioning of human rights organizations, the relationship between human rights and political systems, and patterns of rights violations against different ethnic, racial, religious, gender, and other groups.


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