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Criminology (CRIM) Courses Listing - Controversies in the Courts

Criminology 4050 Controversies in the Courts
An examination of various contentious, moral, and ethical issues in the criminal justice system, both within Canada and internationally. Topics could include: capital punishment, marijuana decriminalization or legalization, criminalizing violence in sport, gun control, forced castration of sex offenders, racial profiling, Aboriginal self-determination, and/or penal abolition.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Criminology 1010 or permission of the instructor
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences