B.A. Degree in Criminal Justice {19-20} - Punishment and Prisons

Course Code
SOC 303  Credits
Title Punishment and Prisons 
Prerequisite SOC 110 SOC 220 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This class traces the origins and development of incarceration as the principle response to crime in the U.S. It explores changing punishment practices, reasons offered to justify punishment, and the social organization of contemporary U.S. prisons.