International Human Rights and Dispute Resolution
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Explores linkages between international human rights law, conflict analysis and dispute resolution. Participants explore literature from several disciplines including international law, history, philosophy, anthropology, political science and conflict studies. United Nations, regional and national human rights instruments and mechanisms are examined for their efficacy in human rights protection. Concerns of individuals, including women and children, non-state groups and indigenous peoples are addressed. Students develop skills in human rights analysis, advocacy and dialogue.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 373, DR 507.
Also: DR 507
Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.