Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Gangsters, Goodfellas and Wiseguys: A Criminological Study of Organized Crime
0.5 Credit

This course will explore organized crime in North America. Students will learn about the history and nature of organized crime. Topics may include: organized crime in New York and Chicago; ethnic or racial organized crime groups; biker gangs; urban gangs; the business of organized crime; and legal responses to organized crime.

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