Criminal Justice-COAS | Adolescents and the Law
P414 | 11172 | Sandys

This course examines the place of adolescents in American law and
policy.  Students explore the foundations of adolescents' rights,
their limits, and their relationship to changing sociocultural
images of adolescents.  the course focuses on the ideological
conflicts between the proper role of adolescents, parents and
communities in ensuring adolescents' rights.  The conflicting
ideologies are addressed specifically from the perspective of
adolescents themselves.

Class meeting:  Daily, 1:30-4:30

Class meets with CJUS-P 680

Class meets Intensive I only

Instructor:  Professor Roger Levesque, criminal justice department