Instructional Objectives for this activity:Correlate social causes of crime and society.
The textbook authors ask, "Why do youths take drugs?" (p.411). Summarize your findings from the your previous reading for discussion question #1 regarding the data from the DEA projects and any studies from your own community. Suggest a solution on how your own community can handle drug issues to help young people across the nation.
The minimum expectation for class discussions is to respond directly to each prompt and respond to at least two other posts by the end of the week. Posts to which you respond can be either by a student or the instructor.
Submit one main post responding directly to the discussion prompts.
This should be a substantive response to the topic(s) in your own words, referencing what you have discovered in required reading and other learning activities.
You may use resources in addition to your textbook that support your post(s). However, cite your sources.
Reply to at least two posts. These responses can be to posts made by other students or the instructor.
Responses to other individuals' posts should:
Expand on their ideas.
Discuss the differences between your thoughts and theirs.
Explain why you agree or disagree.
For citation guidelines, please refer to the table in the APA Style section of the syllabus.