2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

POLS 34363 Crime and Punishment

This comparative course reviews the evolution of government policy and law towards the criminalization of societal acts and behaviors and the associated punishments applied throughout human history.  Special attention will be paid to the evolution of practices in Western society, including England, France, and the United States.  Prerequisite: POLS 34102 and POLS 34205.  (S, alt. years and SS, alt. years)