Master's Degree Programmes
The department offers one master degree in Criminology and one master degree in Sociology of Law in Norwegian.
Courses offered in English
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In reality many of the relatives of prisoners are also subjected to harsh penalties by the State. Innocent people, who do not deserve to be punished, but who nevertheless live in the shadow of a prison. Why have we chosen a penal system which impacts so harshly on families?
Romanians and Roma report experiences of racism and discrimination in Norwegian prisons. They often claim that they are not provided opportunities to which they have a rightful claim.
Transnational police work requires police officers to be able to handle both cultural and social differences internal to the organization. This proves challenging, research shows.
Our teachers are leading scholars in their field, offering courses on emerging issues in criminology and sociology of law
- Prisons, Punishment, and the Family: Towards a New Sociology of Punishment? Nov. 20, 2018 1:37 PM
- Elites and emulators: The evolution of Iraqi Kurdish asylum migration to Europe Nov. 6, 2018 10:17 AM
- Unge muslimske stemmer: Om tro og ekstremisme Sep. 19, 2018 10:23 AM
- Social order of anonymous digital markets: Towards an economic sociology of cryptomarkets Sep. 19, 2018 10:14 AM