NYU Steinhardt

International Ethics: Rights, Responsibilities & Obligations

  • Course Number: INTE-GE 2819
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: An examination of a global ethic. A history of the origin of human rights, including the Declaration of Independence, the Declaration of the Rights of Man, & the Declaration of Human Rights. Examinations of responsibility as the ethical basis of rights & obligations. Case studies in the 20th century violations of rights & attempts to secure rights.
  • Old Course Number: E53.2819