Criminological theories

Apply ONE of the criminological theories discussed in the previous section (Social Learning, Social Bonding, Self-Control, Developmental & Life-Course) to a current crime/justice issue or event, using a news article along with the textbook as sources. Students will analyze the event or issue as portrayed by news media and write a brief but in-depth discussion of how one of the theories discussed that week applies to that event, issue, or phenomenon.

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