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    Peace and Justice Studies

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    Peace and Justice Studies Courses

    INTRODUCTION TO PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

    Peace and Justice Studies 200, Credits: 3

    Introduction to Peace and Social Justice teaches an interdisciplinary approach to understanding peace -- as more than the absence of war. It explores mulitple ways to create the conditions where social justice can flourish from global to local levels. Themes: non-violence, conflict resolution, human rights, environmental sustainability, and social inequallity

    SPECIAL TOPICS IN PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

    Peace and Justice Studies 488, Credits: 3

    The Capstone Special Topics teaches interdisciplinary analytical approaches to peace and social justice. Based on the sponsoring department, the topics under investigation will vary. Students will learn peace-building skills through theoretical and practical exercises and active participation in the face of fundamental environmental, economic and human crises.

    WORKSHOP

    Peace and Justice Studies 490, Credits: 1-3

    Variable topics. Group activity oriented presentations emphasizing `hands on` and participatory instructional techniques. Repeatable

    TRAVEL STUDY

    Peace and Justice Studies 491, Credits: 1-3

    Variable topics. Faculty-led courses abroad. Repeatable

    SPECIAL STUDIES

    Peace and Justice Studies 496, Credits: 1-3

    Variable topics. Group activity. Not offered regularly in the curriculum but offered on topics selected on the basis of timeliness, need, and interest, and generally in the format of regularly scheduled Catalog offerings. Repeatable

    EXCHANGE STUDY

    Peace and Justice Studies 497, Credits: 1-12

    Variable topics.

    INDEPENDENT STUDY

    Peace and Justice Studies 498, Credits: 1-3

    Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member. Repeatable

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    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
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    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

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    E-mail: lamkinn@uww.edu

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