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JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-635 Gender and the Law (3) Course Level: Graduate

Gender and the Law (3) Gender and criminal, civil, and regulatory law. Criminal issues include sexual assault, prostitution, and the criminalization of pornography and sexual trafficking in women, and gender relations in the criminal justice system. Civil issues include marital and divorce laws and laws regarding reproduction. Other issues include sexual harassment and discrimination in housing, credit, insurance, employment, and education. Crosslist: JLC-435. Usually Offered: fall.