BLS 258: A History of Criminology

Prerequisite: CJS 205

The history of criminology through a study of the theorists who comprise the field's three dominant schools of thought: Classical Criminology, Positivism and Critical Criminology. Students will be introduced to critical deconstructions of each paradigm through a fourth school of thought: Anti-Colonial Criminology. The historical and political contexts of each theory and theorist will be emphasized to highlight the impact criminology has on policy, society and human relations.

2023 Spring
10893 01B Lecture 2 3.00
Days Start End Location
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 1:00 PM EDT 1:50 PM EDT Liberal Arts 112
Instructor: Tammi Arford Class status:
Prerequisite: CJS 205
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended