NYU Steinhardt

International Approaches to Restorative Justice and Education

  • Course Number: INTE-GE 2815
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: What should be our educational response to crimes & human rights violations? How might educational programs appropriately deal with an ugly history &/or prevent current or future transgressions? Those questions serve as a launching point for inquiry into the intersection of education & restorative justice. Among the themes of our close reading & discussions will be the role of truth & reconciliation efforts, education for or against responsibility &/or guilt, education for forgiveness, public shaming, retributive justice, & the historical and international context of these & more.
  • Old Course Number: E53.2815