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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CPOG 424</span>

CPOG 424 Human Rights and Global Politics

Certificate and Degree Credit
Arts Program Area

Prerequisite(s): POG 225 or CPOG 315 or CPOL 208 or CPOL 540 or CPPA 125
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $611.02* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)

Should universal human rights be considered a global norm? Or should concerns of national sovereignty and cultural pluralism take precedence? Discourses of human rights are powerful and ubiquitous and are used in many varied and complex ways in the contemporary world. This course will examine the historical emergence of human rights discourses in the West, their institutionalization, and their deployment in the contexts of the Cold War and the war on terror. A range of theories, critiques, and contemporary debates about human rights will be explored. (Global)

Fall 2017
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Winter 2018
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Spring/Summer 2018
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