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Fall 2021
Sep 29,2022
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LAWS 348 - DRUGS, CRIME AND SOCIETY
Why do people take drugs? How does society attempt to control drug use? Distribution? This course will examine the explanations of drug use and the social construction of drug policies. We will look at the history and patterns of drug use in modern society. At the heart of the discussion will be the causes and consequences of modern U.S. drug policies and their relation to crime. Throughout the semester we will be using a sociolegal lens to examine drugs, crime, and society, and what happens to offenders once they are released back into the community.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Law and Society Department

Course Attributes:
MJ-LAWS-Law & Society Elective

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Undergraduate

Prerequisites:
FOR LAWS 348

General Requirements:
Course or Test: LAWS 131
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently. )


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