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2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

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HRT 335 - Theory of Human Rights

Critical examination of theories of human rights, with emphasis on classical ethical and political thought and the development of modern rights theory. Assessment of arguments both supporting and denying human rights, and applications to contemporary issues of slavery and trafficking, torture, genocide, and rights of women and sexual minorities. Crosslisted with PLS 335. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: PLS 105 or HNR 263.

Credits: 3

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