Lecture 2: What are human rights IIPS 2B03/LS 2W03/WS 2A03: Human Rights and Social JusticeDr Colin Salter, Centre for Peace Studies, McMaster University
What are human rights II
Introduction to the concept of human rights
Explore speciﬁc sections of the UniversalDeclaration of Human Rights
Health care debates
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