Choose a country upon which you will base a case study.
Critically discuss patterns of crime and the development of social control in your chosen country. To do this you may need to look at the bigger picture and include information about the nature of government using aspects of history and the type of constitution or political influences within the area to provide context.
Consider how political bias may impact on crime and criminalise certain groups within the country, or how human rights might be adversely affected. This may provide you with an opportunity to explain, (where relevant), how criminologists and criminal justice practitioners have influenced the criminal justice process in your chosen area.
Explain how international law, (instruments) have influenced (or not) the development of criminal justice in the area.Consider aspects of global policy transfer and hegemony where necessary.
Look at and define the meaning of State Crime and critically discuss this in relation to your case study