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IS 375 - Human Rights in the Global Age


4 credits
Provides a broad survey of global human rights from an interdisciplinary perspective. Stresses an ongoing discussion of the role of human rights as a moral discourse in an age of globalization. Examines fundamental concepts, a variety of issue areas including human rights challenges in the areas of humanitarian intervention, torture, migration, First Peoples’ rights and the impact of globalizing forces on social, economic, and cultural rights. Concludes with an examination of the implementation mechanisms for human rights. Emphasizes global citizenship and social responsibility.  Approved for University Studies (Integration - Strand I).
Grade mode designated on a CRN basis each term. Students should consult current term schedule.



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