CRIM 6200: Criminology
Seminar - 4 credits
- Offers an overview of the current understanding of the causes of crime from an interdisciplinary perspective.
- Focuses on the historical and contemporary theories of crime and causation.
- Examines the connections between systemic racism, inequalities, and crime and the role of bias in the development of the field and criminological theories.
- Emphasizes integrating criminological theory and research, assessing the implications of this knowledge base for policies relating to crime control and prevention.
- Presents and discusses the most current data regarding the nature and extent of crime in the United States.
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