Criminal Justice-coas | Seminar in Corrections
P439 | 1560 | Oliver


This course offers an intensive examination of the prisonization process,
that is, how prisoners adapt and internalize the values, norms, and customs
of prison society. Class sessions will be devoted to a discussion of major
issues that incarcerated men and women must confront. Two class trips are
planned: One to the Wabash Correctional Center and the second to the Indiana
Women's Prison. Students who participate in the prison trips will earn bonus
points.

Performance Evaluation:	Final grade will be determined based on the
following:
	Research Paper	50%
	Written Assignments	50%
					
Required Texts:	To be announced.

Class meeting:	W, 2:30-5:30P, SY 002

Instructor:	William Oliver, Criminal Justice Department