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Fall 2015 Course Offerings

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PJS 1 Introduction to Peace and Justice Studies Graham
PJS 27 Human Rights in Cultural Context Bishara
PJS 99 Internship in Social Change Organizations Bryan
PJS 109 Community Action & Social Movements in Public Health Roelofs
PJS 120 Sociology of War and Peace Joseph
PJS 121 Seminar: Political Culture in Comparative Perspective Cruz
PJS 130 Social Inequalities/Social Justice Rowe
PJS 131 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Burdick
PJS 135 Social Movements Nava-Coulter
PJS 141 Global Justice McPherson
PJS 150-03 Genocide Graham
PJS 150-08 Peace Implementation in Bosnia Hitchner
PJS 164 Education for Peace and Justice Donahue-Keegan
PS 61 Introduction to International Relations Mufti


PJS does not set a fixed group of electives but encourages, through close consultation with an advisor, the development of a course sequence that embodies a theme and builds toward a significant senior project. Three are required for the major, four for the Certificate. A partial listing and possible themes follow.

Conflict and Violence
PS 39-01 Mitigating Electoral Violence in Africa Robinson
HIST 59 Europe 1914- 2000: Continent in Conflict Foster
PHY 06 Physics for Humanists Goldstein

PHIL 48 Feminist Philosophy Bauer
WGSS 73 Introduction to Queer Studies Weber
ILVS 91-01 Love and Sexuality in World Literature Inouye/Carleton
ANTH 146 Global Feminisms Pinto

SOC 110 Racial and Ethnic Minorities Clerge
AFR 147 Black Prison Writing, USA Thomas
DR 51 Latino Theatre and Film Montez

EC 30 Environmental Economics Jack
BIO 01 Environmental Preservation & Improvement Ellmore
ENG 176 Earth Matters: American Literature & the Environment Ammons

Economic/Community Development
EC 127 Urban Economics Hardman
UEP 178 Urban Policy & Planning Witten
CH 99-04 Health Equity and Built Environment Rubin

Citizen Action/Social Activism
CH 99-01 Designing Health Campaigns Gualtieri
UEP 285 Food Justice Agyeman
ED 11 Observing Theory in Action Cohen

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