ET1722: Crime, Punishment and Restorative Justice

The course will examine the punitive culture of the U.S. criminal justice system,  with particular attention to the ways in which Christian beliefs have contributed to that culture.  Drawing upon the philosophy and practice of the restorative justice movement, alternatives to the current system will be explored and specific practices examined.

Course Meets:
June 8, 15, 16, 22 and 23; 9-4:30 PM
Portland Campus

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T. Richard Snyder

Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary
B.A., Wheaton College