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HUMAN RIGHTS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - Australian National University - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Number & Suffix: 104
Full UC Title: HUMAN RIGHTS 
Transcript Title: HUMAN RIGHTS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces theoretical frameworks, empirical cases, policy instruments, and debates in the field of human rights. Students examine the evolution of human rights in its philosophical, historical, and political contexts, and they explore various mechanisms and actors for the promotion and protection of human rights at the global, regional, and national levels. The course explores the trajectory and effectiveness of humanitarian intervention and various forms of transitional justice. It addresses key questions such as How and why have international human rights standards come into being; What are the United Nations and regional mechanisms for human rights protection; Under what conditions is humanitarian intervention justified and necessary; and How should new democracies cope with past human rights abuses? In addressing these and other questions, students explore several country cases around the globe. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: HUMAN RIGHTS 
Partner University Department: Political Science 
Partner University Course Number: POLS2113