Description

This class provides an overview of violent crime in America. It will offer the student readings which incorporate research on violence, theoretical causes of violent crime, and the application of current knowledge to social policy. Course topics include the patterns of violent crime, theoretical explanations of violence, prevention of violent crime, and the punishment/treatment of violent offenders.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00

Semesters

  • Fall 2017
  • Summer 2017
  • Spring 2017