Graduate Program in Law

Master degree

Grade 4

Concentration area and lines of research


Fundamentals and Implementation of Human Rights


The problem of the founding of human rights. Historicity and universality of human rights. State, citizenship and fundamental rights. State, public policies and social inclusion in Brazil. Cultural diversity, minorities and recognition. Social vulnerability, violence and citizenship. Justice system and human rights. History, memory and human rights.


Research Line: Democracy, New Rights and Development


Rule of law, human rights and equity. Information society, human rights and citizenship. Globalization, transnationality and democracy. Environment, sustainability and development. Consumer society and citizenship. The right to the city, democracy and social inclusion. Human rights, new technologies and socio-legal resiliency. Education in Human Rights, public policies and the right to health.