2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 12, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POL 326 - Politics and Criminal Justice


An introduction to the politics of the American criminal justice system from crime and arrest to parole and probation. Attention will be given to the processes of defining crime, its causes and remedies. The course will deal with contemporary problems of police, courts and penal systems in American society, as well as recent constitutional decisions in criminal justice.
Lecture
Credits: 3
Offered in Alternate Years