Critical Perspectives on Human Rights
General Catalog Course Title:
Reading and Composition in Connection with the Law as a Social Institution
Terms Offered:
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Spring 2013
Course Thread: 
Human Rights
Instructor: 
Painter, Genevieve

 This course is designed to fulfill the second half of the Reading and Composition requirement. Students will develop their skills at critical reading, writing, and analysis, and will complete a series of essays culminating in a research paper relating to law, legal actors, and legal institutions. Emphasis will be placed on the process of writing, including developing research questions, constructing an argument, and revising for content and style.

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