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SOC-242 Juvenile Delinquency

This course provides an analysis of the environmental and internal factors that influence or determine delinquent behavior. Various biosocial, psychological, and sociological theories are presented to help explain the actions of individual juvenile offenders. The prevention and treatment of delinquent behavior is examined by focusing on the roles of parents/guardians, school, church, police, business community, community agencies, and the juvenile justice and correctional system.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (SOC-242-OL):
Sep 2021,  Oct 2021,  Nov 2021,  Dec 2021,  Jan 2022,  Feb 2022,  Mar 2022,  Apr 2022,  May 2022,  Jun 2022

Credits: 3

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