Historical Grievances and Retrospective Redress (APA4129.01)

Eileen Scully

This course is an opportunity to explore the politics of history-based grievances, including slavery, forced labor, genocide, mass violence, wartime plunder, and localized state-sanctioned violence. We will also explore an emerging array of reconciliation models, including trials, truth commissions, reparations, community mediation, and revisions of national narratives. The major work of the course will involve selecting and presenting case studies.

Prerequisites: Prior work in history or conflict resolution.
Credits: 4
M 6:30pm - 8:30pm; Th 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Maximum Enrollment: 20
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as All courses, Four Credit, 4000, Advancement of Public Action, History, Eileen Scully, Monday and/or Thursday Afternoons, and tagged , , , , , .