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.

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Location: Synchronous Online

Class: #13284

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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