HR402
Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Tutorial/Seminar: 3

This course explores interactions between international human rights and non-Western cultures. Among topics that may be considered are: how culture, religion, gender, and human rights intersect; how Western and non-Western conceptions of human rights interact; and how to address local practices that conflict with international human rights (e.g., female genital mutilation, child slavery, and servile marital arrangements).

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
HR100 or CT260/HR260 and registration status: Year 3 or Year 4.
Notes
Seminar course