Criminal Justice

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Graduate Course Details
Number CRJ 705
Title Women and Criminal Justice
Credits 3.0
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 1032 9/7/16 - 12/22/16 TBA TBA Online Anne M Sullivan


This course examines the role of women in the criminal justice system, as victims, offenders, inmates and professionals. This course analyzes: (1) variations and patterns in female criminality; (2) the rehabilitation of female offenders; (3) the context and meaning of female victimization; and (4) gender and criminal justice professions. In addition, special attention is devoted to criminal justice theories and their relevance to women.