SOC*394*10 Description

SpTp: Women,Crime, & Criminal

This course will offer a sociological perspective on women, crime, and the justice system with special attention given to topics such as gender differences in offending, theoretical explanations for female offending, womens' experiences as offenders and victims of crime and violence, the treatment of women in the criminal justice system, and women as workers in the criminal justice system. Must have taken/be taking SOC*101 and SOC*240