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ADEN 1161 Crime, Criminals and the Courts (Fall: 4 )

Course Description

Real life crime captivates our sense of intrigue, imagination and our investigative nature. The Whitey Bulger saga, the Lindbergh kidnapping, the Lizzie Borden case, the Boston Strangler murders and the Charles Manson family, and are just some of the fascinating cases that enthrall the public. Analyzing alleged criminals, their suspected motives, and the justice system, students discover how true crime writers master the art of recreating and retelling notorious crimes. Videos and guest lecturers supplement class discussions.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): McAleer

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17