About

About

The Division on Critical Criminology & Social Justice is part of The American Society of Criminology and will be in accord with the bylaws of that Society. The purposes of the Division are:

  1. To foster research and theory development in the field of critical criminology, which is widely recognized as one of the several major paradigms within criminology.
  2. To provide a forum for members of the ASC to discuss ideas and to exchange information, both through events at the annual meetings and through a divisional newsletter.
  3. To organize conference sessions at ASC meetings.
  4. To encourage appropriate and effective teaching techniques and practices and to stimulate the development of curricula related to courses on critical criminology.