ACJS - Critical Criminal Justice Section

The purposes and objectives of the Section are:

  • To bring together the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences members to further the interest of critical criminal justice.
  • To facilitate and encourage research and theory development related to critical criminal justice.
  • To encourage the development of teaching practices and issues pertaining to critical criminal justice.
  • To encourage sensitivity to the issues pertaining to critical criminal justice.
  • To serve as a resource network for and encourage interaction among academic, research, practitioner and policy-making sectors to further knowledge about critical criminal justice.
  • To assist in organizing conference sessions related to critical criminal justice.
  • To encourage representation of critical criminal justice and access to opportunities throughout the organization.

Membership 

Membership in the ACJS Section is open to members in good standing of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.