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HRSJ 3202 [0.5 credit] Human Rights and Resistance

This course problematizes human rights paradigms and critically examines the limitations of the political within liberal democracies. Bringing together theory and politics, alternative approaches to activism are explored. Topics may include struggles grounded in radical democracy, anti-capitalism, and social justice perspectives.
Precludes additional credit for HUMR 3202 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): third-year standing.
Lectures three hours a week.