CJS 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.

Course information

Topic: Inside Out

3.00 credits
Section 03: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Liberal Arts 105

Class: #11747

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

Status: 

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 02: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Liberal Arts 108

Class: #8722

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

Status: 

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Liberal Arts 108

Class: #8721

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

Status: 

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 02: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Liberal Arts 108

Class: #10720

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

Status: 

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Liberal Arts 108

Class: #10719

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

Status: 

Course search