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CJ 703: Advanced Criminological Theory & Policy


Social context has given rise to various theoretical developments in the explanation of criminal behavior. Throughout this course, you will examine the evolution and empirical status of traditional to contemporary theories of criminal behavior, with a focus on the historical context of each theory. In addition, you understand the impact of theory on prevailing crime control policies in different historical eras.

3 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for CJ 703
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