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Fall 2014 Africana Studies BC3560 section 001
HUM RGTS SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Call Number 08422
Day & Time
Location
T 9:00am-10:50am
227 Milbank Hall (Barnard)
Points 4
Approvals Required Instructor
Instructor J. Paul Martin
Type SEMINAR
Course Description Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor. Examines the evolution of the ideas, institutions and practices associated with social justice in Africa and their relationship to contemporary international human rights movement and focuses on the role of human rights in social change. A number of themes will re-occur throughout the course, notably tensions between norms and reality, cultural diversity, economic and political asymmetries, the role of external actors, and women as rights providers. Countries of special interest include Liberia, Senegal, South African and Tanzania.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Africana Studies (AFSB)
Enrollment 14 students as of 11:30PM Monday, September 1, 2014
Subject Africana Studies
Number BC3560
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20143AFRS3560X001

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