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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CRJ                                     Course Number: 420                                    
Course Title: Women and Crime
Subject: Criminal Justice
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A seminar that explores in depth three aspects of the relationship between women and crime: 1) women as offenders, including the range, intensity, and growing nature of female criminality; 2) women as victims of crime, including abused women, rape victims, and the victimization aspects of prostitution; 3) women as social control agents.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 or ENG 201. In addition: senior standing; SOC 101; and either CRJ 101 or PSC 101or International Criminal Justice 101; or permission of the section instructor.
  • This course is crosslisted as:   SOC 420
Start Date:    04/27/2007                         End Date: