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topic is insanity as a defense mechanism in criminology

A literature review is a comprehensive review of studies and experiments. At the end of next week you will submit your literature review which will include 10-15 sources.

As you begin to strengthen your thesis, what specifically will you search for when looking for articles to review? Be sure to include your thesis statement at the beginning of your post.

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Research comes with challenges. Being proactive and organized can help alleviate some of the stress involved with the process. As you work through data collection, writing and editing your final project- what challenges do you anticipate? What methods will use to overcome these challenges?

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Scenario
Assume you are the police chief in a small town. You know where crimes are occurring and want to educate residents on how to avoid becoming a victim. At a community gathering for residents, you need to discuss how they can avoid becoming a victim by observing routine activity theory (crime triangle). Apply this theory to avoid becoming a victim of the crime of robbery. For example, adjusting their regular activities to avoid risky locations and people and avoiding areas that have no security.

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Discuss how the routine activity theory (crime triangle) can be applied to the crime of robbery. Be specific about what a person needs to do to avoid becoming a victim and why.

  • A single sentence is not an acceptable answer.
  • If you refer to a website or article, be sure to cite it in APA format. This prevents plagiarism and allows your fellow students to review the cites and increase the class knowledge base.