SOC353H5 • Borders and Human Rights


This course focuses on the legal construction of international borders, with an emphasis on human rights. The course investigates a range of issues, including but not limited to, the 1951 Refugee Convention and refugee movements, the limits of citizenship rights, and the merging of criminal justice and migration enforcement, including the use of detention as a migration management tool.

Distribution Requirement
Social Science
Total Instructional Hours
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area