This course critically investigates sociological perspectives on crime and deviance. This course explores both mainstream and critical theories and critically analyzes assumptions upon which each theory is based. Topics include: anomie, Indigenous theories; neutralization, labelling, control, conflict, subculture, deterrence, and patriarchy, as they relate to crime and deviance.
CRIM-104 - Sociological Explanations of Criminal And Deviant Behaviour
Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: CRIM 101, SOCI 101 and 102 recommended Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $351.12 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/CRIM104.pdf