LAW AND SOCIAL CONTROL IN SOCIETY
2020-2021 Bradford Campus Catalog
   

ADMJ 1321 - LAW AND SOCIAL CONTROL IN SOCIETY


Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course examines how laws influence criminal behavior within a society. Students will explore the relationship between local, state, and federal laws and social control, the role of the criminal justice system in behavior modification, and assess relevant criminological theories as these factors apply to society and social change. Emphasis will be placed on analyzing the applicability of the 4th, 5th, 6th, 8th, and 14th amendments as social control mechanisms.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: Prerequisites: Upper-Level Courses require completion of ENG 0101, ENG 0102, FS 0102, and the MATH competency


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