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 including how the law affects and has affected different racial groups in American society, how different groups vary in their involvement in crime and the criminal justice system, and how different racial groups respond differently to the justice systems.

Prerequisite(s): Any 200-level CJUS course with a grade of "C-" or better