Istory of Criminology Class Final Paper Theoretical Approaches advanced by Psychological and Sociological Positivists

The essay requires you to develop your own analysis and line of argument in relation to the questions and issues we have studied. This will require you to take risks  to think at a more abstract level and to develop an argument in terms of a broader set of principles and ideas. This is where you demonstrate your capacity for critical thinking and analysis, reflection, disputation, synthesis etc. This is a formal essay in which you are expected to have a thesis statement and make an argument.



Actual Question:

COMPARE and CONTRAST the theoretical approaches advanced by psychological and sociological positivists. EXPLORE the implications of their positions for our understanding of causes of crime, and appropriate social responses to crime.