For this essay, you will need to find a news article that provides an example of one of a deviant behavior. The following news websites are good places to find your articles: www.npr.org, www.cnn.com, www.msnbc.com, www.foxnews.com,www.bbc.co.uk/news/, www.gallup.com.
2. Your essay must answer the following questions:
a. What is your chosen article about? (Summarize your article) (1 page)
b. What deviant behavior topic(s) is your article related to? (1 page)
c. From the theories of deviance discussed in this course, which do you believe would best explain the deviant behavior(s) in your article? Why? (1 page)
d. What are two examples of research that apply your chosen theory? (1 page)
3. You will need to provide THREE quality sources of information to reinforce your content. You must cite where you use your sources in your essay and create a reference page at the end of the essay.
a. This essay must be at least FOUR FULL pages. An abstract is not required. Please note that abstracts, title pages, and reference lists WILL NOT count toward page length.
b. Essay must be submitted as a Microsoft Word document or a compatible file form. If the file cannot be downloaded to Microsoft Word, the essay will not be accepted.
c. This essay must be in APA, MLA, or ASA format (information for these formats can be found on the Valencia Library website). This essay must be typed and double-spaced using 12 point font and one inch margins. Your grade will be reduced for large font and/or large margins.
*You can pick the deviant behavior and theory that you are most comfortable writing about. I must approve first.
|Due By (Pacific Time)
||04/12/2015 01:00 pm