Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

GS461
Global humanitarianism: The paradoxes of giving
0.5 Credit

In this interdisciplinary course we address the making of humanitarianism as a modern institutionalized practice and we reflect on the contemporary paradoxes of global humanitarian assistance, especially those faced by the recipients, experts and volunteers.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Honours standing in Global Studies and at least 1.0 credit in 300 level GS courses, or permission of the instructor.