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SW 401C Crossing Borders: Human Rights Issues from U.S. and Mexican Perspectives (online)

Posted by Tim on May 1, 2017 in Academics

SW 401C Crossing Borders: Human Rights Issues from U.S. and Mexican Perspectives (online) Registration #24250

Dates: August 28 – December 8, 2017

Instructor: Filomena Critelli

 

Course Description:

This interdisciplinary course examines human rights in the U.S and Mexico, focusing on issues that cut across our nations and cultures including but not limited to the rights of children; gender; the rights of persons with disabilities; as well as labor and economic justice and migration and immigrant rights. Case law, case studies and international human rights conventions will be analyzed through the lens of law and social work. The course includes several globally networked sessions where law and social work students and faculty from Buffalo and Mexico meet in real time for exchanges and joint learning opportunities.