Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021
Western Main Campus

Political Science 3212F/G

THEORIES OF HUMAN RIGHTS


This course examines recent attempts to make sense of the idea of human rights. What are human rights? How are they justified? What do human beings have rights to? What is the point of a theory of human rights? How are human rights related to the goal of distributive equality?

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E or Political Science 2537F/G or permission of the instructor.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: POLISCI