CJS 361: The War on Drugs

Prerequisite: Upperclass standing or permission of instructor (45 Cr or More)

Exploration of the War on Drugs in terms of the structural, historic, and cultural realities within the criminalization of drug use. The course examines the social construction of drugs, drug use, and addiction. The role of race, nation, gender, and class in shaping public policy, popular culture, law enforcement, and societal reactions guides the examination of each of these topics.

2023 Spring
Topic: The War on Drugs
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
10640 01 Lecture 28 3.00
Days Start End
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 12:30 PM EDT 1:45 PM EDT
Instructor: Tryon Woods Class status:
Prerequisite: Upperclass standing or permission of instructor (45 Cr or More)
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: In Person