This course explores human rights history, focussing on the language and practice of rights in the French Revolution. Students examine the foundational rights texts of the revolutionary era, and the expansion, limitation, denial of rights for women, religious minorities and people of African origins, enslaved and free, in colonial contexts.
Prerequisite(s): 1.0 course in History at the 2200 level or above, or permission of the department.
Extra Information: 3 hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: HISTORY
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