CJUS 355 Race and Crime

3 credits

Examines how the issues of race, crime, and justice are played out in the context of a diverse society. The course considers three major issues: 1) how the law affects and has affected different racial groups in American society; 2) how different groups vary in their involvement in crime and the criminal justice system; and 3) how different racial groups respond differently to the justice systems.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in any 200-level CJUS course