Specify the independent and dependent variables.
Pick a specific crime that interests you such as murder, alcoholism, theft or any other crime that you are interested in, and, following the steps for Conducting a Research Project, write a two-page paper (at least 500 words).
Include the following:
• State the problem you are going to study, including a review of two relevant articles you found.
• Specify the independent and dependent variables.
• Identify the research methods used in the articles you read.
• Describe the findings specified in the two articles.
• How did the two authors explain their findings?