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    Jun 19, 2024  
Spring 2020 Update [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ACG (0606) 386 - Psychology of Criminal Behavior

Credits: 3.00

This course reviews psychological theories of criminal and aggressive behavior and give students an understanding of the etiology of psychopathy. Theoretical viewpoints from psychodynamic; cognitive; behavioral; social learning; and developmental psychologists are discussed. An overview of psychology of incarceration, juvenile offenders, gangs, serial murder, and sex crimes is addressed.


Free Note: Cross-listed with PIA 386