Poverty and Human Rights: Theory, Theology and Practice

May 8, 2023 - May 12, 2023
May 8-12, 2023. Times not announced.
$1464 per class for a 3 credit course; $732 to audit; if over 65, audit for $366; To register, go to https://ambrose.edu/registrar/visiting-open-studies-students, and choose the link under Unclassified students or under”How do I register for Audit…”. There is a deposit of $250 required, which goes towards the cost of the course.

This course will provide a sound understanding of poverty from a human rights perspective. The course will focus on the role of international human rights law in addressing the structural causes of poverty and how a human rights framework fits within a Judeo-Christian framework. A theological framework and critique of the human rights approach will be explored.