Instructions from my professor….
1. In the Active Learning Discussion area, (this is a online class) discuss your thoughts on the information that has been posted by your professor and discuss its relevance and implications to the field of Criminal Justice. Students’ remarks can be opinion, but they must be based on their experience, research, and/or prior learning. Use this exercise to converse with fellow colleagues about issues that are important to the field of Criminal Justice. Of particular interest is a dialogue of opinions, thoughts, and comments. Be sure to discuss both sides of the issue as noted in the actual question posting.
2. Your posting must be no less than 200 words
3. Find an article online (2007 or newer) which deals with the drug subculture. Type a summary of the article and include a reference. In your summary compare and contrast the information in your textbook and the information in the article. Discuss your thoughts on the article and its implication to the field of criminal justice.
4. Textbooks: Hollin, C. R. (Ed.). (2004). The essential handbook of offender assessment and treatment. West Sussex, England: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ISBN: 978-0-470-85436-5 American Psychological Association. (2009). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. ISBN-13: 978-1-4338-0561-5