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Criminology & Criminal Justice
Term : Fall 2023
Catalog Year : 2023-2024

CCJ 240 - Corrections And Social Control

Description: This course provides an examination of issues facing correctional systems both inside and outside the United States. Special attention is given to theories of punishment, the regulation and management of criminal offenders, the use of the correctional system as a broader mechanism of social control and an assessment of effective alternatives to the mass incarceration policies that currently predominate U.S. correctional policy. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2023 Spring 2024

Prerequisite: CCJ 101