Crime, Correction and Society

Course Description

A legal and sociological approach to understanding the fundamental ideas which have shaped correctional theories and practices. An in-depth study of adult sentencing, prisons, and jails subsystem including institutions by type and function, probation, parole and community based programs. A comprehensive examination of current correctional practices, punishment, rehabilitation, and community treatment programs with an emphasis on issues concerning race, ethnicity and gender.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
45343 ADMJ 6 1 MTWR··· 11:30 AM-12:20 PM James Suits L24

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-04-08 to 2019-06-28.

Course Details

4 Units
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211), or ESL 272 and 273.
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