CRIM 3030: Global Criminology
Lecture - 4 credits
- Seeks to strengthen an understanding of crime and its causes from a comparative, cross-national standpoint.
- In doing so, it places extant definitions of crime and deviance in a cultural context.
- Explores existing methods of studying crime on a global scale; offers an overview of various types of criminal and deviant behavior that occur in isolated group contexts as well as those crimes that transcend country boundaries.
- Examines various strategies designed to address these acts of crime on a national as well as transnational level.
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