Courses

CJUS 326 Comparative Corrections

An exploration of philosophies, rationales, and models of adult corrections. Historical and existing correctional systems in select countries, e.g., the U.S.,Canada, England, France, Japan, Mexico, Sweden, and Russia will be examined. (Cross-listed as SOCI 326)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ! 200-level SOCI course or CJUS-211 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Richardson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

SOCI 237 Deviant Behavior

An examination of the concept of deviance and the various sociological perspectives on deviant behavior. Sociological, biological, and psychological theories of causation are used to study behaviors such as drug addiction and alcoholism, deviant sexual behavior, and mental illness. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Richardson M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

SOCI 238 Juvenile Delinquency

An analysis of the nature and types of juvenile offenses, sociological theories of delinquency and causation, and an examination of the juvenile justice system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SOCI-101 or INQ-260SO or HNRS 260SO or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Richardson M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SOCI 326 Comparative Corrections

An exploration of philosophies, rationales, and models of adult corrections. Historical and existing correctional systems in select countries, e.g., the U.S., Canada, England, France, Japan, Mexico, Sweden, and the former U.S.S.R. will be examined. (Cross-listed as CJUS 326). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • CJUS-211 or 200-level SOCI course Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • or permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Richardson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM