Criminology and Criminal Administration

Criminology and Criminal Administration

Definition, Nature and Scope of Criminology, The Concept of Crime and Criminal Law, History and Development of Criminology, Relation between Criminology and Sociology and Criminology and Law, Schools of Criminology, Pre-classical, Classical, Neo-classical, Positive School, Modern School, Critical School, Causation of Crime or Theories and Approaches to Deviance and Criminal Behavior, Explanations of Criminal Behavior,, Biological, Psychological, Sociological, Economic Theories of Crime, Geographical and Institutional Factors of Crime, Types of Crime and Criminals, Criminal Careers and Desistance , Organized Crime,  Domestic Violence, Campus Violence, Cyber Crime, Female Criminality and Crimes against Female Community, Sexual Harassment: Recent Directives of Bangladesh Supreme Court, Alcoholism and Drug Addiction, White Collar Crime, Corruption and Political Corruption in Bangladesh, Sexual Crime, Drug and Human Trafficking, Children and Women Trafficking, Anti-trafficking Legal Framework in Bangladesh, Terrorism, Extremism, Ambush, Assassination, Crime against Humanity, War Crime, Genocide, Combating Measures, Juvenile Delinquency, Causes and Corrective Measures, Juvenile Justice, Crime Statistics, Detection of Crime, Trial and Conviction of Offenders, Penology, Theories of Punishment, Forms  of Punishments and the Penal System, Police, Criminal Courts and Prison, Punitive  and Reformative Treatments of Criminals, Probation, Parole, Open Prison System,  Recidivism, Control and Prevention of Crime, Economic, Social and Legal Measures,  Population Control and International Cooperation, Police Administration in  Bangladesh and Its Reforms, Community Police, Comparative Criminology and Victimology, Human Rights and Criminal Justice; National and International Cooperation for Successful Combating of Crime;

Relevant Laws:

            1. The Children Act, 1974
            2. The Probation of Offenders Ordinance, 1960
            3. Bangladesh Jail Code, 1864
            4. The Prisons Act, 1895
            5. The Prisoners Act, 1900
            6. The Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920
            7. Bangladesh Penal Code, 1860
            8. The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898
            9. Santrashmulak Aparadh Daman Ordinance, 1992
            10. The Special Powers Act, 1974
            11. The Nari O Shishu Nirjatan Daman Ain, 2000
            12. The Acid Throwing Prevention Act, 2002
            13. The Druto Bichar Ain, 2002
            14. Anti-corruption Commission Act, 2004

Books Recommended:

Edition, 1992) by Edwin H. Sutherland and Donald R. Cressey

Farrington, Richard A. Wright

7. Student Handbook of Criminal Justice and Criminology By Muncie & Wilson,

John Muncie, David Wilson

India by K.I Vibhute

14. The English Penal System by Winifred A. Elkein

15. Hamza Hossain: A Hand Book of Criminology

16. Criminology by Richard Quinney

17. Crime and Criminology by Sue Titus Reid

18. Theories of Crime and Punishment by Claire Valier

19. Introduction to Criminology (Bangla) by Prof. Borhan Uddin Khan

20. Theoretical and Applied Criminology by S. Hafizur Rahman Karzon

21. Special Powers Act and Anti-corruption Commission Act (8th Edition) 2007 by DLR Publication

(Also Additional Books, Journal Articles, Contemporary cases, materials form Websites will be discussed by the Course Teacher Concerned)