The Table Below Contains Information on Quizzes, Dates, and Readings covered by the Quizzes for the Spring 2018 Semester

 DATE

TOPIC

READINGS

QUIZ

Jan 23

Introductory Material

 

 

Jan 25

Law Abiding Behavior

 

 

Jan 30

Sources of Knowledge About Crime & Criminals

BB Chap 1,2

Quiz 1

Feb 1

Crime as a Social Construct

 

 

Feb 6

History and Evolution of the Concept of Crime

 

 

Feb 8

Crime Waves and the Extent of Crime

BB Chap 3 Parker

Quiz 2

Feb 13

Crime Waves and the Extent of Crime

 

 

Feb 15

Violent Crime

BB Chap 4

Quiz 3

Feb 20

Violent Crime

 

 

Feb 22

Violent Crime

 

 

Feb 27

Violent Crime

 

 

Mar 1

Economic and Consensual Crime

BB Chap 5 Keefe,

Quiz 4

Mar 13

Economic and Consensual Crime

 

 

Mar 15

Victims and Victimology

 BB Chap 6,7

Quiz 5 

Mar 20

Victims and Victimology

 

 

Mar 22

Crime and Criminal Law

Mar 27

Crime and Criminal Law

 

 

Apr 3

Theories of Criminal Behavior

BB Chap 8 Labi

Quiz 6

Apr 5

Police and Police Work

BB Chap 9

Quiz 7

Apr 10

Police and Police Work

 

 

Apr 12

Courts and Trials

BB Chap 10,11
Schmidle

Quiz 8

Apr 17

Courts and Trials

 

 

Apr 19

Courts and Trials

 

 

Apr 24

Punishment and Prison

BB Chap 12
Press

Quiz 9

Apr 26

Community Corrections and Juvenile Justice

BB Chap 13, 14
Bennett

Quiz 10

May 1

Turning What We Know into Sensible Policy

 

 

May 3

Summary and Conclusions