Inferences: Drugs, Alcohol, and Crime
From the South University Online Library, read the following article:
On the basis of your readings, address the following questions:
- How did the authors study the correlation between drugs, alcohol, and crime? What sampling techniques were used to identify subjects for this study?
- What were the authors’ findings and conclusions? How did the sampling methods impact the generalizability of the study? How did this article improve your knowledge of drugs, alcohol, and crime?
- Identify two issues with the methodology that might limit the use of this study to direct public policy concerning drugs and crime.
Note: The journal article describes a model; you are requested to assess the viability and practicality of that model in other contexts.