POLICE AND SOCIETY: RACE, CRIME, AND JUSTICE

 

Subject: ADMJ

Course Number : 0205

Course Title:  POLICE AND SOCIETY: RACE, CRIME, AND JUSTICE

Course Description:

This course will examine the interconnected social domain between the police, race, crime, and justice. Major topics will include the over- representation of communities of color within the criminal justice system, racial profiling, mass incarceration, the war on drugs, the use of deadly force, and the historic dysfunctional relationship between police agencies and the black American experience.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Behavioral Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level