Fall 2019 - CRIM 104 C100
Sociological Explanations of Criminal and Deviant Behavior (3)
Class Number: 8228
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Oct 15, 2019
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
AQ 3149, Burnaby
Dec 5, 2019
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
Prerequisites:SA 150 is recommended.
A survey of some major sociological perspectives on crime and deviance that will include both mainstream and critical theories. These will include: anomie, neutralization, control, group conflict, sub-cultural, ecological, functionalist and critical theories. Critical analysis of the assumptions upon which each theory is based. Examination of the similarities and differences between/among the various explanations. Breadth-Social Sciences.
- Tutorial 20%
- Term Paper 20%
- Mid-term Exam 30%
- Final Exam 30%
SA 150 is recommended.
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
All Required Readings listed below are not provided by the Distance Education Office (CODE).
Sociological Explanations of Crime and Deviance (Custom Package)
w/ Canvas E-Tutorial Code
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