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Spring 2022
Dec 03,2023
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CJA 201 - Juvenile Delinquency
An exploration of the nature, extent, and causes of delinquency and youth crime in the United States. Examines the historical development and methods of delinquency research; introduces students to the most influential theoretical perspectives; and provides an overview and critical analysis of specific treatment strategies as well as public crime prevention and control policies. Topics include offender and victim typologies and the influence of socio-economic, demographic, and cultural factors on juvenile behavior.
3.000 Credit hours
30.000 TO 36.000 Lecture hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture

Social Science Division
Social Science Department

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