CRMJ3220-A Criminology (Fall 2020)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Days: T R
Time: 12:30 - 01:45 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Upmc Events Center HL5
Seats Available: No Seats 0 Waiting
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the concepts of research and theory as related to the study of crime, deviance, and the criminal justice system. Specifically, this course is a survey of the causes and effects of criminality (sociological, psychological, biological, etc.) and the means taken to cope with criminal behavior. Emphasis is placed on the social context of crime, including examination of how different types of crimes relate to theory. Finally, the course will look ahead into the future of criminal theory.

About the Instructor(s)

Eric L. Holmes, M.S.
Part-Time Faculty
Social Sciences

holmes@rmu.edu
412-397-4200 phone
Hale Center 305
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