Hate Crimes

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 44.365; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Hate crimes illustrate bigotry plus criminal acts. This course examines prejudice as a motivation for criminal behavior. The criminological theory for hate crime is reviewed, as well as historical perspectives of this crime category. This is a rich and comprehensive exploration that begins with understanding the psychology of prejudice and ends with reviewing genocide as a mass hate crime.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 44.101 or instructor permission.
  • Special Notes: For permission numbers and questions regarding the Undergraduate Criminal Justice Program, please email Christopher_Harris@uml.edu
  • Credits: 3;

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