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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LLS                                     Course Number: 401                                    
Course Title: Seminar in Hispanic Issues: Gender, Race, Ethnicity, and the Legal System
Subject: Latin American and Latina/O Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A senior seminar that will explore Hispanic issues through an in-depth study of areas including crime, race and ethnic disparities, gender, language and culture, policing, courts and Hispanic litigants, urban politics, immigration laws and policies, legal representation, administrative policy and interest groups, and criminal justice themes in literature; analysis and evaluation of aspects most relevant to Hispanic communities.

Prerequisite: ENG 102. In addition: senior standing or permission of the section instructor.
Start Date:    12/15/2009                         End Date: