Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: SOC                                     Course Number: 354                                    
Course Title: Gangs and Transnationalism
Subject: Sociology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course will explore definitions, theories and histories of both street gangs and transnationalism, considering both how local gangs have globalized and how global influences and currents shape local gangs. Case studies of a variety of different gangs from around the world will be considered within this conceptual, theoretical and historical context.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 or 201, SOC 101
Start Date:    09/30/2010                         End Date: