SOCI3613Theories and Perspectives in Criminology3 ch

An examination of the historical development of criminological theory and the causes of crime. Deals with criminal causation theories and with an evaluation of the theories and purposes of punishment.  

Prerequisite: SOCI 3603 or with permission of the Department. Students who completed SOCI 3610 or its equivalent may not receive credit for SOCI 3613 .