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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: SOC                                     Course Number: 450                                    
Course Title: Majors Works in Deviance and Social Control
Subject: Sociology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The study of major writings on deviance and social control of 20th-century anthropologists, psychologists, and sociologists who made seminal contributions to the contemporary understanding of the subject. The course, a seminar, will include selected writings of such theorists as Ruth Benedict, Emile Durkheim, Sigmund Freud, Bronislaw Malinowski, Robert K. Merton, and Thomas Szasz.

Prerequisite: ENG 102, senior standing and majoring in Deviant Behavior and Social Control.
  • This course is crosslisted as:   ANT 450 , PSY 450
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: