1 PhD Programs in Human Rights 2023
The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.
The study of human rights typically focuses on the theory of human rights, as well as human rights treaties and law. Essentially, human rights can study developing cultural guidelines and practices to ensure the humane treatment of all people.
- Social Sciences
- Political Science
- Human Rights