FREN 362:French for International Relations II: Social Issues


This course introduces students to some of the major social issues that have characterised the last hundred years. These issues include racism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism, immigration, islamophobia; nationalism, resistance, terrorism, etc. The course will also introduce students to the dynamics of the more topical issues of conflicts and conflict resolution and human rights. Students will be expected to understand the origin, nature and consequences of these phenomena both in the immediate environment and on the global stage.