AF AM 335: Race, Ethnicity, and the US Criminal Justice System
(Cross-listed with C J). Cr. 3.
Prereq: C J 240 or AF AM 201
Empirical and theoretical readings on the intersection of race, ethnicity, crime, and the criminal justice system in contemporary society. Topics include, but are not limited to racial and ethnic relations in society, media, violence, policing, and disparity and discrimination in crime and punishment. Criminological theories of racial and ethnic antagonism.
Meets U.S. Diversity Requirement