History Of Human Rights

HISTORY 272

History of human rights from antiquity to present, focusing especially on nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Explores social and philosophical controversies surrounding concept of human rights. Analyzes rapid rise of human rights discourse, tracing it from its origins in early modern philosophy to current prevalence in contemporary humanitarian and military institutions. Interrogates notion of

Day/Time

MW 10:05 AM-11:20 AM

Location

Friedl Bdg 240

Instructor

Chappel, James