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ADSO 1121 Professional Criminals (Fall: 4 )

Course Description

Wall Street executives, corporate and government officials, high tech computer wizards give a new focus to white collar crime. Course identifies the various frauds and swindles utilized by professional criminals as well as the rackets and methods of operation conducted by organized crime. Critical readings of Sutherland, Cressey, Ianni and others are contrasted with the more recent perspectives which focus on illegal developments and corporate violations such as corporate dumping and insider trading.


Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17