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CJ 240 - Deviance and Social Control


This course will examine the social, historical, and political contexts that shape our definitions of and responses to deviance in American society. Notions of social control, both as formal and informal systems of constraint will be discussed. As such, an emphasis will be placed on the role of power in the construction of deviance as well as the major theoretical perspectives on deviance and social control. Prerequisite CJ 201 . (3) T1 GP 3hrs



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