This final paper is due on 12/11.
The final paper is due on the last day of class. You will investigate a form of victimization on the national, regional or local level (This will depend on the form of victimization chosen.). You will be responsible for choosing a topic. The paper should include the following:
Â· An introduction â€“ why should your reader care?
Â· A literature review that includes a discussion of the way that the chosen form of victimization is defined, statistics relating to the scope of the problem and a discussion of the current research relating to the form of victimization.
Â· A discussion of current policies relating to this form of victimization.
Â· An outline of, and justification for, a proposed policy that you feel will improve upon current policies.
Types of Victimization that can be used include: Child abuse/neglect, Intimate Partner Violence, Elderly violence, Sexual assault, violence against people with disabilities, Hate Crimes, And Human Trafficking
Undergraduate: Must be a minimum of 8 pages
The paper should be double-spaced and written in 11 point Arial font. It should have normal margins. The paper should be formatted following ASA style and include in-line citations. See https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/583/01/ (formatting), https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/583/02/ (citations) and https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/583/03/(reference page).
This is worth 25% of the final grade.