Criminal Justice-COAS | Adolescents and the Law
P680 | 9856 | Levesque, R.


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:  1:30-4:30, daily

MEETS FIRST INTENSIVE SESSION ONLY

Class meets with P414

Instructor:  Professor Roger Levesque, Criminal Justice Department