Course Description

SO 473 Juvenile Delinquency
4 cr.
Offered: Every other winter
Prerequisite: SO 263, junior standing or instructor's permission.
Taught as a seminar. The nature, extent, causes and societal reaction to juvenile delinquency. Emphasis is placed on selected theories and methods for the systematic analysis of juvenile offenders and the juvenile justice system. This is an advanced course for students who have a special interest in delinquency.