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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: AFR                                     Course Number: 215                                    
Course Title: The Police and the Ghetto
Subject: Africana Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Examination of the various perspectives on the nature of police roles in urban African-American communities including perceptions of police as law enforcement agents and as preservers of social order. Functional analysis of crime and of police roles in the ghettoization of communities.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. In addition: AAS 110 or AAS 121.
  
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: