CCJS661: Crime and the Life Course

(Perm Req) Designed to provide an intensive examination of crime and the life course. Life course is examined as a theoretical orientation, a research methodology, and an empirical field of study with special reference to crime and deviance. Course includes development of criminal behavior and criminal careers; stability and change in criminal behavior across developmental stages; trajectories, transitions, and turning points through life; quantitative and qualitative approaches to studying crime and the life course; and social change and its link to individual lives.
Prerequisites/Rules:
Credit only granted for: CCJS699J or CCJS661. Formerly: CCJS699J.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular Regular grading , Audit No grade is assigned
Course Offering
    Spring 2017 Instructor: John Laub View Syllabus
    Fall 2014 Instructor: John Laub View Syllabus