Criminal Justice

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Undergraduate Course Details
Number CRJ 240
Title Bias Crime
Credits 3.0
Distribution V
Prerequisites CRJ101


This course provides an overview of the issues associated with bias crime. This course focuses attention on legislative initiatives, data collection, police training and public awareness. This course also explores the role of private organizations such as the Anti-Defamation League and the Southern Poverty Law Center in tracking the activities of hate groups such as the Ku Klux Klan and Aryan Nation. Three lecture hours per week. Administration concentration elective.