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This section provides a suggestion for a post-class assignment for the purpose of assessing student understanding of the Module. Suggestions for pre-class or in-class assignments are provided in the Exercises section.
The following assignment is proposed to be completed within two weeks after the Module: Write a follow-up essay of approximately 1,000 words in answer to the following question:
You have read Kofi Annan's speech arguing that the United Nations system embodies human rights. Is this true? Can the United Nations embody those rights? Does the United Nations system provide the space in which we might work out these differences and create universal values that can help us advance as a human species?