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Criminology, Summer 2015 Find and Explain Assignment 1 125 points Due Thursday, July 9 [AT THE BEGINNING OF CLASS] For this assignment you will need to refer to information related to Chapter 2 (Counting Crime and Measuring Criminal Behavior) and Chapter 3 (Schools of Thought Throughout History). After you have read these chapters, answer the questions below. Answer each question thoroughly and follow the additional formatting instructions located on Blackboard. If you do this, you should have about two pages. This assignment will be taken up at the beginning of class on the day it is due. Again, follow the instructions and formatting guidelines provided on the Course Content page. Points will be deducted for any variation away from these instructions and/or guidelines. 25 of the 125 points is for correct formatting, grammar, etc. Pay attention to the point value of each question and answer accordingly. Questions: Be sure to answer each part of each question. Base your responses on the information in the textbook (i.e., do not seek out other resources that you will then have to cite). Provide the page number/s of the text on which you found support for the answer you provided. Indicate these pages by putting the page number/s in parentheses (#) following each answer. Failure to do so will result in points being deducted. If this is not clear, then see me. 1. [40 total points see Chapter 2] As a criminologist, you are tasked with studying the criminal activities of gang members (or hate groups) in a particular community through participant observation. [a] Identify at least 3 relevant ethical concerns with this study. (24 points) [b] How would these concerns shape your research project? (16 points) Create two separate paragraphs. That is, the first paragraph should be your answer for Question 1-a, and the second paragraph should be your answer for Question 1-b. 2. [60 total points see Chapter 3] While walking to her car in a mall parking lot, a woman is approached by a man who displays a handgun and demands her purse. She gives him her purse, and he runs away with it. How would each of the following theoretical perspectives explain this crime? a. Demonology [20 points] b. Classicalism [20 points] c. Ecological Theory [20 points] Create three paragraphs. Follow same pattern as previous question. ALL ANSWERS SHOULD BE IN YOUR WORDS, NOT COPIED FROM THE TEXT!! ALL ANSWERS SHOULD BE IN YOUR WORDS, NOT COPIED FROM THE TEXT!!