PSYC 371. Hate Crimes

Social psychological theories and research will be used to explore the issue of hate crimes. Topics to be addressed include social psychological theories of hate and prejudice, the development of hate crime laws, typologies of hate crimes, major types of hate crimes, investigation and prosecution of hate crimes, and the impact of hate crimes on the victims and society.

This is a Social, Personality, Developmental Psychology elective.
Offered: Regularly
Credits: 3
Prerequisite: PSYC 101 or SOC 101