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2018-2019 Catalog 
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SOC 240 / CJS 201 Criminology

Prerequisite: ENG 101 SOC 101  or permission of the instructor
3 credits

Examines the major theoretical perspectives relied on to understand, explain, and evaluate the nature of criminal behavior and criminal system and societal responses to crime. The course also focuses on the social, political, cultural, and economic issues related to crime and crime control.