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Crime and Criminal Justice: Historical Perspectives

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
15
ECTS points
7.5
Level
Level 5
Module lead
Christopher Hamerton

Module overview

The module is concerned with the interrelationships between society, crime and social change. A central theme running throughout CRIM2002 is that we can only make sense of crime (and responses to it) today if we have an understanding of the past. Nevertheless, 'history', as we shall see, is contested terrain in which competing interpretations abound, especially in the study of crime and criminal justice.

One of the pre-requisites for CRIM3006

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