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CRJU 2200H: Social Science and the American Crime Problem (Tami Thomas): Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

This guide supports the book discussion assignments in CRJU 2200 Fall 2022 class.

Background Information & Interviews with the Author

South Africa History & Resources

"Give me the child until he is seven and I will give you the man." The Jesuit maxim behind the landmark UP Series has now been taken to South Africa, where a group of children, first filmed in 1992 at the age of 7, are now 21. Rich and poor, black, white and "mixed race," the fascinating and revealing portraits featured in 21 Up South Africa offer unique insights into the social and political upheavals that have occurred throughout South Africa since the crumbling of Apartheid. Via Kanopy (1 hour and 9 minutes)

Scholarly Resources & Readings

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