SOCI 394: Sociology of Human Rights

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Provides an overview of sociological, theoretical, and methodological approaches to understanding human rights. Examining connections between inequality, conflict, social justice, governance, and human rights, the course focuses on the contexts of meaning within which human rights are invoked and practiced as well as the role that non-state actors play in shaping the development and institutionalization of human rights. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.