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Courses - Spring 2019
CCJS
Criminology and Criminal Justice Department Site
CCJS602
Courts and Sentencing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Research and theory on prosecution, plea-bargaining, sentencing principles and guidelines, and sentencing policies in practice. Mandatory minimum sentencing, "three strikes" laws, race, gender and class disparities, general and specific deterrent effects of sentencing, restitution and restorative justice, diversion and sentencing to treatment.