Peace and Social Justice, Minor
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Saint Louis University's minor in peace and social justice provides an opportunity to explore the interrelationship of peace and social justice and develop a set of skills necessary to promote peace and justice in interpersonal, institutional, societal and global settings.
The interdisciplinary effort focuses on the concrete question of how to realize peace and justice in today's world. In response to this question, participants examine the meaning of peace and justice and consider barriers, conditions, and strategies to achieving a peaceful and just world.
|SWRK 5701||Social Justice: Human Liberation & Community-Building||3|
|SWRK 5717||Foundations of Non-Violent Peacemaking||3|
|Select four of the following:||12|
|The Urban Crisis|
|Peace and Conflict Studies|
|The American Social Welfare System|
|Diversity & Anti-Oppression Practice|
|Communism, Capitalism and Social Justice|
|Poverty, Wealth & Justice|
- Cumulative GPA of at least 2.00.
- Minimum grade of “C” in all 1000- to 4000-level Peace and Social Justice Minor Courses.
For additional admission questions please contact,
Ahmar Ursani, MSW
School of Social Work