CRJ 302

Issues in Corrections

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

This course examines contemporary issues surrounding the legal and social construction of confinement against a background of controversy, idealism and unfulfilled social promise. The nature of punishment and its purpose is examined. Alternative correctional models are reviewed and future trends are considered.