CRI480H1: Interpersonal Violence

Hours: 
24S

The meaning, purposes and sources of interpersonal violence, including an examination of debates over defining and documenting violence, and a review of the research on the relationships between illegitimate, interpersonal violence and state-approved or state-initiated violence. Cultural, social and individual correlates of interpersonal violence; the violence of the law; and how violence is justified and denied.

Prerequisite: 

2 CRI 300 half-credit lecture/seminar courses

Exclusion: 

WDW400H1 in 2004-2006, WDW480H1

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)