*This unit is currently be developed and will be posted in the spring of 2017*
Since the Holocaust, human rights violations have generated worldwide attention and concern. The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights has provided a set of principles to guide efforts to protect threatened groups and has served as a lens through which historical occurrences of oppression can be evaluated.
Unit Essential Question:
How have people's human rights been violated in the 20th century? How have individuals, nations, and the international community responded to human rights violations?