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The purpose of this assignment is to critically analyze a pressing social issue. Select a social problem to describe and assess in an academic research…

The purpose of this assignment is to critically analyze a pressing social issue.
Select a social problem to describe and assess in an academic research paper. You may select any social problem that interests you. Examples include:
Bullying, school shootings, gun control, human trafficking, elder abuse, hate crimes, rape, drug or alcohol abuse, murder, juvenile crime, prostitution, organized crime, pedophilia, suicide, racism, sexism, discrimination, homelessness, poverty, etc.Your paper should reflect a comprehensive understanding of the social problem as well as the course competencies drawing on the course text, supplementary readings, and relevant personal experiences.
Provide relevant research that encompasses:
The extent of the social problem that you have selected
Who is affected by the problem
What are some of the current policies regarding the social problem
In conclusion:
Summarize your thoughts and purpose for selecting this topic
Describe what solutions are being employed and if they are sufficient to address the problem
If they are sufficient, explain why. If they are not, why not, and what would you do differently?
Support your research findings with relevant qualitative and quantitative data.
Use a minimum of five sources.

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