Does the theory offer ways about how that crime could have been prevented (Explain)?
only one theory has to be covered for this assignment but it the theory could be any of these theories listed above : – social process theory – social learning theory – Merton’s Anomie theory – social disorganization theory – culture deviance theories – differential association theory – culture conflict theory DETAILS : the purpose of this paper is for you to critically evaluate the criminological theory of your choice that we have covered in this course. Your paper should be 3-5 full double-spaced pages with 1-inch margins and 12 point Times New Roman font. Your paper must be uploaded as a PDF file (.pdf).It should include a cover page and reference list (not counted in the overall page total) and should be written following APA style guidelines. The content of your paper should address the following: Introduce the theory and provide a summary of its major components. Assess the theory’s strengths and weaknesses. Apply the theory to a crime incident that has been in the news within the last 5 months. You will need to reference a news story about a crime (., a mass shooting, a string of burglaries, an assault, etc.) and apply the theory to that incident. What can the theory tell us about why that crime occurred? What can’t the theory explain? Does the theory offer ways about how that crime could have been prevented (Explain)? Does that theory do a good job of predicting that particular crime (Explain)?