Prerequisites: 90:154 or permission of Instructor.

Analysis of major types of crime such as property crimes, crimes of violence, white-collar crime, political crime, and the so-called "crimes without victims.'' The course provides a general introduction to theoretical criminology and examines different explanations of criminality.

Cross-registered with (Justice Studies) 56:251.

3 lecture hours per term , one term

Successors: 90:371.

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 90:252 in the BU Course Transfer Database.