SOC 305 (Crime & Society)
Week 4 DQ 1 Honor Killings
After reading the articles, Are honor killings simply domestic violence? and ‘Honour’ crimes are domestic abuse, plain and simple, please respond to each of the following questions:
Are honor killings simply domestic violence?
What similarities do honor killings have with other forms of interpersonal crime? What differences do they exhibit?
In your opinion, what is the best way for the criminal justice system to treat and respond to honor killings?
Week 4 DQ 2 Hate Groups and Hate Crime
Please view the video, Inside USA – Rise of hate, Part 1, or read the article, Number of U.S. hate groups is rising, report says, in preparation for this discussion.
Were you aware of the number and range of recognized hate groups in these states? This video helps us learn about hate groups in the United States. In addition, please visit the Teaching Tolerance website and view the Hate Map. Please review the maps for the state in which you live, or a state of your choice. Respond to each of the following questions:
Week 4 Assignment: Week 4 Quiz 10 MCQ’s