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CRJ 243 Alcohol, Drugs and Crime

Course Description: This course is designed to offer insight into society's reliance and dependence on alcohol and legal and illegal drugs. Discussions focus on the economic impact of substance use and abuse, and the history of various criminal justice responses in its "war on drugs." Emphasis will be placed upon the shifting focus for dealing with alcohol and drugs to non criminal justice disciplines.

Course Rotation: NYC: Fall and Spring. PLV: Spring.


3 credits


Pre-requisite for CRJ 243 ( Course : CRJ 150 . Minimum Grade of D. )