University of Portland Bulletin 2019-2020

SOC 305 Sociology of Crime and Justice

A systematic and in-depth review of criminal justice in America from a sociological perspective. Course evaluates the historical development of policing, the judiciary, and corrections, and examines the culture and organizations of criminal justice institutions. Significant attention is paid to examining public policy issues in criminal justice.


SOC 101 or PSY 101
  • Up one level
  • 300