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Fall 2017
Jun 15, 2024
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HIST 33805 - History Of Human Rights
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course explores human rights' genealogy and uneven historical development from Atlantic Revolutionary articulations through the late 20th Century and experience of globalization. Typically offered Fall Spring.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: History

Course Attributes:
GTC-Humanistic-Artistic, UC-Humanities, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Gain a deeper understanding of the patterns and processes, ruptures and continuities in the human rights history narrative, which have shaped today's world, its politics, ideas, and ambitions. 2. Explore how human rights connects us to other people, places and times. 3. Analyze fundamental problems in human rights in history in individual writing and in group work and be engaged in an environment of open inquiry to exchange ideas and interpretations of human rights concepts. 4. Be better prepared to negotiate the variable applications of human rights concepts in today's globalized world.

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