Spring 2020 Course Schedule

Global Perspectives on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (LAW-886-001)
Eric Rosenthal

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (Tu)

Enrolled: 8 / Limit: 22

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This course examines the contribution of international human rights law and process to the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities, with an emphasis on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The course explores such issues as non-discrimination and reasonable accommodation, the campaign to ban institutionalization, violence against women and girls with disabilities, legal capacity, inclusive education, the health rights of people with disabilities, and disability inclusive development.

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First Class Readings

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