UMD CCJS 346 Entire Class
University of Maryland CCJS 346 Domestic Violence Entire Class
A thorough and critical examination of family violence. Topics include the historical background to family violence, methods of studying this serious issue, elder abuse, child abuse, the cultural factors involved in intimate partner violence, violence in same-sex relationships, and the criminal justice response to family violence. Although the course focuses on the American family, illustrations from other cultures are provided.
Note: This entire class includes discussions, assignments, course projects, and exams.