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Coverage of Human Trafficking in Criminology and Criminal Justice Curricula

Abstract The crime of human trafficking has received increased national attention over the past decade. However, the subject of human trafficking is rarely mentioned in criminal justice and criminology curricula in colleges and universities. This study discusses findings from a review of listed courses in 100 criminology and criminal justice bachelor degree programs in colleges and universities in the United States. Implications for further research, including examining criminal justice education programs outside of academe, are discussed. The author advocates adding courses on human trafficking in criminology and criminal justice curricula and makes recommendations for undergraduate criminology and criminal justice education.
Created Date 2011
Contributor Zhilina, Tatyana S. (Author) / Stancliff, Michael (Advisor) / Bernat, Frances (Committee member) / Vaughan, Suzanne (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Criminology / criminal justice / criminology / curriculum / human trafficking / modern-day slavery / trafficking in persons
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 60 pages
Language English
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Note M.A. Interdisciplinary Studies 2011
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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