Course Description
(3-3-0) The course surveys various theories of
crime, with an emphasis on understanding the
social causes of criminal behavior. The
techniques for measuring crime as a social
phenomenon and the characteristics of criminals
are examined. This course addresses crime types
(such as consensual or white-collar crimes), the
criminal justice system, and other social
responses to crime.
Semester hours:3
Lecture hours: 
Lab hours: 
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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