Social Justice Studies

Welcome to Social Justice Studies

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela

UVic is situated on the territory of the Coast and Straits Salish people.


SJS 200 TA Position:

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Social Justice Studies presents:

SJS 200, Introduction to the Practice of Social Justice

Offered January-April, 2012, Tuesdays 5:00-7:50 pm in DSB C112.

Coversations with Activists 24 January, 2012

Beyond Occupy, Assembling the Future

Johanne Flemming-Saracene, Devon Cowen, Tammy Brooks, and Simon Zukowski

Tuesday, 24 January, 7:30 pm • Harry Hickman Building 105 • University of Victoria

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Social Justice Studies Annual Lecture, 27 October 2011

"Exit Environmentalism: Reflections on the past and future of a (failing) social movement"

Dr Michael M'Gonigle

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Social Justice Studies Annual Lecture, 21 October 2010

"Is the Global Justice Movement Colonial? A Troubling Tale of Indigenous Peoples at the World Social Forum"

Dr Janet Conway

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Social Justice Studies Inaugural Lecture, 1 October 2009

"Changing the World: What Works?"

Dr Mary-Wynne Ashford

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For details on the SJS program and how to apply for it, see the pages on this site.