Sarita Cargas

Sarita Cargas (DPhil) is an associate professor in the Honors College at the University of New Mexico.  Her teaching focuses on human rights and critical thinking. Her new book, Human Rights Education: Forging an Academic Discipline, University of Pennsylvania Press (2020) argues that the field of human rights meets the criteria for becoming a discipline in higher education.

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Rethinking multidisciplinarity within human rights education

By: Sarita Cargas & Kristina Eberbach

Through solid human rights education, academia can realize its potential to contribute to meaningful social change.



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