Violent Offenders by Delisi & Conis
Chapters 2, 3, and 9 in Violent Offenders by Delisi & Conis
A Reaction Paper is designed to develop and sharpen your critical thinking and writing skills. Your objective in writing this assignment is to define an issue clearly and to formulate and clarify your position on that issue by reacting to a controversial statement. Each of the five papers is worth 4% of the course grade.
The paper must be at least 250-300 words, excluding the title page and reference page, and must adhere to the APA sixth edition writing format. Please reference the APA example given in the Resources section. If your paper does not comply with this format you will lose points. Please see the grading rubric in the Reaction Paper Guidelines in the Start Here menu.
Please cite at least one reference from a website provided in the Links tool and one from your text book. Please make sure to submit your paper to the Assignment box.
The controversial statement will appear on the next page.
Adolescent and adult offenders from dysfunctional homes should not be held accountable for predatory behaviors due to the environmental challenges and influences associated with their current or former homes.