Special Topics- Violence By and Against the Police

This course addresses several questions such as who are the police, what are the varieties of violence associated with the police, and how often does each type of violence occur? This course will also address the individual and macro level factors that are thought to influence police behavior and the extent to which efforts to reduce the amount of violence by and against the police have been successful.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Sociology
Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice / Sociology
Criminal Justice/Homeland Security
Number: 
SOCIOL 397VP
Semester: 
Fall 2020
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, June 1, 2020 to Monday, September 7, 2020