68:281 Natives and the Justice System [Mayer]

Prerequisites: 68:151.

An examination of the involvement of Native people with the law, with particular attention to the criminal justice system. The course will include some consideration of traditional political and sanction systems, contemporary problems which bring Native people into contact with public safety, judicial and corrections systems, and current development in Native legal autonomy.

Cross-registered with (Justice Studies) 56:281.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 68:281 in the BU Course Transfer Database.

Instructor: Lorraine Mayer