Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Evolution and Violence

Criminology 3011 Evolution and Violence
An exploration of evolutionary theory as an explanation for violence, with particular emphasis on the study of violent crime. Interdisciplinary approach with foundations in biology and extensions to psychology, sociology, anthropology, and economics. Topics may include family violence, same-sex conflict, violence against women, warfare, and terrorism.
Credit Weight: 0.5

Criminology 1010, Criminology 1030, Criminology 2015, and Criminology 2090, or permission of the Chair of the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies.

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences