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Fall 2016 Semester
May 24, 2020
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CRIM 1700 - Crime, Media, and Politics
Discusses and critiques contemporary portrayals of crime and justice in the arenas of political debates and campaigns; news reports; and films, television shows, and music. Covers current events as they occur in these arenas. To set up these discussions, students have an opportunity to develop critical tool kits for assessing these images of crime and justice by reading and discussing theories, research, and critiques. Additionally, students are expected to read and discuss historical portrayals of crime and justice with the goal of identifying both parallels and differences between these and current events.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Criminology & Criminal Justice Department

Course Attributes:
NUpath Interpreting Culture, NUpath Societies/Institutions, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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