Oct 15, 2018  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

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LSCJ 240 White Collar and Organized Crime

6 Credits

The nature of these two criminal activities and the organizations that support them in our American culture are compared and analyzed. Students also study nonviolent forms of criminal behavior, e.g., violations of trust, corruption, and economic crimes. Students also learn about the origins of organized crime, specific types of criminal activities, and law enforcement strategies to control such behavior. The economic impact of white collar and organized crime on society at large is examined as well.

Prerequisite(s): LSENG 190  and LSLIT 110 .

Open to Liberal Studies Degree students only.

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