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SOC 307LEC - Criminology
Lecture
Criminology SOC Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   19028   Enrollment Capacity:   97
Section:   SOC   Enrollment Total:   96
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   1
Dates:   01/27/2020 - 05/09/2020   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   M W F , 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Room:   Nsc 222 view map
Location:   North Campus      
Reserve Capacities
Description Enrollment Capacity Enrollment Total  
Soc Sci-Interdisc:Seats Reserv 5 8  
  Course Description
Why do individuals commit crime? This course examines and assesses a variety of theories from each of the three main criminological paradigms classical, positivist, and critical, with special attention to the role of important crime correlates such as class, gender, and race. In addition to theories of crime, the course also turns a critical lens to sources of crime knowledge (including popular media and national data sources), and introduces punishment philosophies and how they relate to theories of criminality. This course is the same as SSC 307, and course repeat rules will apply. Students should consult with their major department regarding any restrictions on their degree requirements.
  Instructor(s)
             Upadhyay, S look up    
  On-line Resources
Other Courses Taught By: Upadhyay, S