Courses: Punishment and Social Order (SOCLB231001)

Spring 2012

Class Number: 1914
A cross-cultural examination of punishment, from mass incarceration in the United States, to a widened "penal net" in Europe, and the securitization of society in Latin America. The course addresses theoretical approaches to crime control and the emergence of a punitive state connected with pervasive social inequality.
Enrollment limit: 25;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1914


Sociology (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, TAYD

Meeting Times

MW 1:00pm-2:30pm