Dr. Andrew Austin

Office Phone: 465-2359

Democracy and Justice Studies

Messages: 465-2355

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Office Hours: MW 11-12:00; TTH 2-3:00

Office: MAC Hall 326A

Email: austina@uwgb.edu

Web page: http://www.uwgb.edu/austina

Course email: C3068-sp12@uwgb.edu

 

CRM SCHED (REV)

Topics

Readings and Assignments

Week 1 Jan 23-25

Syllabus Reading

No readings assigned.

Legal Definition of Crime

Week 2 Jan 30-Feb 1

Sociological Definitions of Crime

Beirne & Messerschmidt 3-60.

Demonology

Pfohl xi-60.

Week 3 Feb 6-8

Classical Constructions

BM 263-272. Pfohl 61-100. Jacoby 105-108, 352-360, 491-505.

Proposal due 4:30 pm Friday, February 10

Week 4 Feb 13-15

Criminal Man

BM 272-288. Pfohl 101-168. Jacoby 141-191. 199-207.

Week 5 Feb 20-22

Criminal Man

Gottfredson/Hirschi 47-63 (online).

Disorganization

BM 311-325. Pfohl 170-220. Jacoby 4-8, 19-25, 240-247.

Week 6 Feb 27-29

Social Structure and Anomie

BM 289-300, 326-330, 343-360, 422-426. Pfohl 221-295. Jacoby 119-123, 208-234, 248-253, 283-287.

Week 7 March 5-7

Control Theory

BM 361-370, 417-421. Jacoby 254-267, 294-311.

Midterm exam on Wednesday

Week 8 March 12-14

Spring Break

Week 9 March 19-21

Learning Theory

BM 331-339, 371-377. Pfohl 297-343. Jacoby 9-12, 268-282.

Week 10March 26-28

Societal Reaction

BM 378-385. Pfohl 345-398. Jacoby 312-317.

Week 11 April 2-4

Social and Historical Realities of Crime

BM 386-406. Pfohl 401-467.

Jacoby 124-130, 235-239. Quinney (online).

Week 12 April 9-11

Power, Control, and Criminalization

Pfohl 469-513. Jacoby 336-346, 381-397.

Week 13 April 16-18

Class, Race, and Crime

BM 301-307. Austin (online).

Paper due 4:30 pm Thursday, April 19

 

Week 14 April 23-25

Corporate Crime

BM 193-216. Jacoby 13-18. Kappeler, Blumberg, and Potter 121-142 (online).

 

Week 14 A 30-May 2

Crimes against Peace and Humanity

BM 221-260.

The Drug War

Jacoby 13-18. Kappeler, Blumberg, and Potter 143-172 (online).

May 7 1:00-3:00

Final exam