Catalogue 2019 - 2020

CJ 343 Domestic Violence

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

PSY 101 or SO 101 or CJ 101, or permission of department chair.

Course Description

Domestic violence between adults is studied from an interdisciplinary perspective. The cycle of violence, dominance, and control are among the issues covered sociologically and psychologically. The legal perspective includes discussion of proactive arrest policies, restraining orders, and anti-stalking legislation that have emerged across the United States.


Notes

Formerly CJ 235.

Cross Listed Courses

SO 343

Offered

spring semester

Fee