Gender and Human Rights in Cross Cultural Perspective

WGST/Peace Studies/Sociology
Credit Hours
Tola Pearce
Cross-listed Course
Course Description

This course is cross-leveled with WGST/SOCIOL/PEA_ST 4550.

This course focuses on the global discourse on human rights and gender, emphasizing cross-cultural theories. Course includes the meaning of rights, Western and nonwestern perspectives, feminist contributions, important substantive debates, violations, policymaking and activism.