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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Fall 2022

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SOC 357LEC - Race, Crime, & Criminal Justic
Race, Crime, & Criminal Justic SOC Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   21702   Enrollment Capacity:   76
Section:   SOC   Enrollment Total:   76
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   0
Dates:   08/29/2022 - 12/09/2022   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   TBA , TBA
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
  Course Description
This course is designed to introduce students to the sociological examination of racial/ethnic disparities in involvement in crime and the Criminal Justice System. Students will learn about the social production and organization of crime, the role of the criminal justice system in dealing with crime, and the consequences that result from crime control policies and practices. This course will pay particular attention to the role that mass incarceration has played in perpetuating inequality. Topics covered in this course include (but are not limited to): the collateral consequences of involvement in the criminal justice system, `the mark of a criminal record,¿ racial/ethnic differences in crime and system involvement, and cumulative disadvantage as a result of the system.
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