Crime and Delinquency

SOCL-351

This course will examine the nature, extent, and causes of criminal and delinquent behavior from a sociological perspective. Trends in offending and victimization, including research on violent crime, property crime, public order crime, organized crime, and white collar crime will be covered. The major theoretical explanations of criminal and delinquent behavior will also be explored. Prerequisite: 125 or 150 or CRMJ 150. (Equivalent to CRMJ 351) SS

Credits: 

3

Department: 

Sociology and Criminal Justice