Academic Calendar - 2022

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2022
King's

Sociology 3349F/G

HATE CRIMES


The course analyzes "hate crimes" from a sociological perspective by first exploring the meaning and legal definitions of hate crimes. The bulk of the course examines the empirical, historical, and theoretical issues involved in the social construction of hate crimes, why people engage in such crimes, and the legal responses.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 3329F/G if taken in 2019-2020.

Prerequisite(s): Sociology 2266A/B, and third or fourth year standing in a Sociology or Criminology module.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: SOCIOLOG

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