Gangs and Criminal Networks

3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Social Science

This course explores the extent of gang proliferation in the U.S. and abroad. Emphasis is on the dynamics of gang membership and the interactive social network relationship between gangs and the rest of society. Many variations of gangs and gang-like groups are discussed as well as individual, community, and criminological approaches for addressing gangs.


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Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite