Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017

CRJU 4450 Women & Crime

Prerequisites: SOCI 1121 or CRJU 1100. This course cakes an intersectional approach to studying women in the criminal justice system as offenders and inmates, as well as crime victims. Materials will cover such topics as feminist criminology, media portrayals of women, women as offenders, women and the legal system, and women as victims (more specifically rape, domestic violence, stalking, and sexual harassment.) Course is cross-listed with WMST 4450.