Description
The Administration of Justice and the Community
3 Undergraduate Credits
The nature and role of the administration of justice in the community is reviewed. Emphasis is on the impact of actions taken as parts of the functioning of the criminal justice system on the lives of individuals, families, groups, communities and municipalities. Included is the study of community perceptions of actions taken by persons in key roles in police, court and corrections in the process of administering the law. Communications, community involvement, the effects of public policies, housing patterns, employment rates, education, child care, parenting, prejudice and discrimination are discussed.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
CRJU 335
Academic Group
College of Beh and Social Scie
Academic Organization
Criminal Justice
Campus
Coppin State University