SOCI 488 Punishment and Prisons (3 unités)

Offered by: Sociologie (Arts et service social)

Vue d'ensemble

Sociologie (Arts) : An overview of research on prison "communities" and prison riots. An assessment of incapacitation, deterrence and labelling effects of incarceration. A conceptual framework for analyzing variations (across societies) and changes (over time) in the overall aggregate rates of punishment that social systems impose on their offender populations.

Terms: Automne 2017

Instructors: Jason Carmichael (Fall)