HRTS 596B: Cutting-Edge Advances in Human Rights Practice

Will change focus each time it is offered within a calendar year to address any of the following: new research questions and methods; emergent conditions and their impacts on specific locales or identity groups; new and/or developing approaches to advocacy, justice-seeking, or violations recovery; or theoretical advances in law, advocacy, or preventing violations. Course inputs will provide background to critical issues confronting human rights actors, and discussions will develop/assess the means for addressing and potentially even alleviating the problems. The course may be taken up to three times on different topics.

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