How do we understand crime? How can it be prevented? Why should crime be punished, and how should we go about it? Criminologists engage with some of the most pressing issues, decisions and dilemmas facing societies today.On the Criminology course offered by the University of Essex you explore the nature of crime, criminal justice and punishment within wider social contexts.
Analysing Social Life
Sociology of Crime and Control
Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)
2024-06-30 (Every year in June)
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