PAIS361 Sex, Crime and CorruptionUpdated: 19 March 2018
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||12cp in Political and International Studies or any 48cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||ASSO261 or ASSO361 or ASSO461 or PAIS461 or PAIS561|
offered in odd numbered years
- Sex, Crime and Corruption
|Coordinator(s)||To be advised|
Through a focus on the theoretical concept of power, this unit explores some significant, though often ignored, aspects of social life that have an important bearing on the accumulation of wealth, the nature of conflict, and the wielding of political influence. Using both historical and contemporary empirical materials, some of the topics covered include prostitution and slavery, capitalism and crime, narco-politics, murder, violence and electoral politics.
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|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: