GISW CRIM 2127 Juvenile Delinquency -- 3 unit(s)
Examination of the causes of delinquency in children, focusing on the effects of parenting, youth subcultures and the media. Includes youth crimes, such as shoplifting and vandalism.
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- Course syllabus
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This course is available in an online format, utilizing web pages and eLearning, a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser. Students may need access to someone who can assist with computer set-up.
- SOC 1000; CRIM 2025
- Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) distribution area
- Students working toward their Bachelor of Liberal Studies may apply credit earned in this course to their degree. This Guided Independent Study course is applicable to the Social Sciences distribution area. Learn more about the BLS degree program.
Richard Featherstone, Interim Associate Dean & Associate Professor
Simmons, R. L., Simmons, L. G. & Wallace, L. E. Families, Delinquency, and Crime. 2004. Los Angeles, Roxbury Publishing.
Bartol, C. R., & Bartol, A. M. Juvenile Delinquency and Antisocial Behavior: A Developmental Perspective. 2009/3rd edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.
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- Visit the GIS Enrollment page for forms and information.
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- Diane Tournier
Guided Independent Study
UNI Continuing and Distance Education
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