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Graduate Course Details
Number IDS 735
Title Human Rights and International Law
Credits 3.0


This course examines the developments and contemporary challenges concerning human rights and international law. A central focus will be on international agreements and organizations that have been created since the aftermath of World War II and the passage of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. Major topics include human rights principles, norms, advocacy, and enforcement mechanisms through domestic, regional and international institutions.