The Table Below Contains Information on Quizzes, Dates, and Readings covered by the Quizzes for the Spring 2019 Semester

 DATE

TOPIC

READINGS

QUIZ

Jan 22

Introductory Material

 

 

Jan 24

Law Abiding Behavior

 

 

Jan 29

Sources of Knowledge About Crime & Criminals

Jan 31

Crime as a Social Construct

K&P Chap. 1, Diski

Quiz 1

Feb 5

History and Evolution of the Concept of Crime

 

 

Feb 7

Crime Waves and the Extent of Crime

K&P Chap. 2, Parker

Quiz 2

Feb 12

Child Exploitation

K&P Chap. 3, Wilkinson

Quiz 3

Feb 14

Serial Killers

Feb 19

Stalkers and Murder

K&P Chap. 4, Labi

Quiz 4

Feb 21

Stalkers and Murder

 

 

Feb 26

Organized Crime

K&P Chap. 5

Quiz 5 

Feb 28

Corporate Crime

K&P Chap. 6, Keefe

Quiz 6

Mar 5

Corporate Crime

 

 

Mar 7

Corporate Crime

 

Mar 19

Drugs and Crime

K&P Chap. 7, Keefe

Quiz 7 

Mar 21

Youth Crime

K&P Chap. 8, Bennett

Quiz 8

Mar 26

Police and Police Work

K&P Chap. 9

Quiz 9 

Mar 28

Police and Police Work

Apr 2

Courts and Trials

K&P Chap. 10, Schmidle

Quiz 10

Apr 4

Courts and Trials

 

 

Apr 9

Courts and Trials

Apr 11

 

Prisons and Deterrence

K&P Chap. 11, Press

Quiz 11 

Apr 16

Capital Punishment and Deterrence

K&P Chap. 13, Toobin

Quiz 12 

Apr 23

Deterrence and Leniency

K&P Chap. 12,

Gonnerman

Quiz 13

Apr 25

The Politics and Media of Crime and Punishment

K&P Chap. 14

Quiz 14

Apr 30

Turning What We Know into Sensible Policy

 

 

May 2

Conclusions