Discussion question 5 | Law homework help

 

Connect with a professional writer in 5 simple steps

Please provide as many details about your writing struggle as possible

Academic level of your paper

Type of Paper

When is it due?

How many pages is this assigment?

Learning Resources

 

Please read and view (where applicable) the following Learning Resources before you complete this week’s assignments.

 

Readings

 

·         Course Text: Juvenile Delinquency

 

·         Chapter 6, “Social Interactionist Theories of Delinquency”

 

 

 

·         Chapter 11, “Drugs and Delinquency”

 

·         Chapter 12, “Juvenile Justice Process” (Section “Diverstion from the Juvenile Justice System” is review from Week 4.)

 

·         Chapter 13, “Police and the Juvenile”

 

 

 

·         “Social Content of Delinquency: The Police and the Prevention of Juvenile Offenses”

 

Media

 

·         Interactive Module: “Juvenile Delinquency,” Copyright (2008) by Pearson Learning Solutions. Used with permission of Pearson Education. Boston, MA.
http://media.pearsoncmg.com/pcp/pls/pls_mycoursetools/fufillment/mct_94735_laureate/juv_delinq/index.html

 

Optional Resources

 

Websites

 

·         Website: National Institute on Drug Abuse. Club Drugs.
http://www.drugabuse.gov/drugs-abuse/club-drugs
This Web site provides research data on how the use of club drugs can cause serious health problems and, in some cases, even death.

 

·         Website: Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center.
http://www.udetc.org/
This Web site provides references and links to studies that explain contributing factors related to juvenile delinquency and treatment.

 

 

 

Collapse

 

 

 

 

Discussion Question:

Prevention Programs

Prevention or early intervention programs are essential for the reduction of juvenile crime and delinquency. However, that may be easier said than done because putting such programs in action can be complex. Decisions must be made about where the program will take place – the family, schools, treatment facilities, detention centers – and which juvenile population the program will target. Because not all juveniles commit crimes, prevention programs need to be tailored to specific juvenile populations. In addition, the focus of prevention and intervention programs typically are based on specific sociological, biological, and/or psychological factors thought to contribute to juvenile crime and delinquency. For instance, if you think sociological factors contribute to juvenile delinquency, your prevention program might focus on educating juveniles about the implications of joining a gang. On the other hand, if you think biological or psychological factors contribute to juvenile delinquency, your prevention program might focus on educating juveniles about the dangers of drugs or helping juveniles build self-esteem through education. As you can see, the degree to which professionals attribute juvenile crime and delinquency to specific sociological, psychological, and/or biological factors will determine the type of prevention program they offer.

To prepare for this Discussion:

Review the sections on “Prevention of Delinquency ” of Chapters 1-16  in the course text, Juvenile Delinquency, and focus on various prevention programs.

Select two prevention programs to use for this Discussion. Note: You may select programs from the Learning Resources this week or you may use the Internet to find other programs of interest to you.

Think of how the programs you selected are influenced by sociological, biological, and/or psychological factors thought to contribute to juvenile crime and delinquency.

With these thoughts in mind:

Write a brief description of the prevention programs you selected. Then explain how each program is influenced by sociological, biological, and/or psychological factors thought to contribute to juvenile crime and delinquency. Be specific and use examples to support your explanation.

Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources.

Place your order
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more