this is how my teacher will evaluate the paper. please make sure to cite properly, and to use your own words. Please sent me the references that way I can start to study from the article because I have a presentation.
Explanation of why the topic is important to US society and the justice system
Clear statement of your position on the policy / program / strategy (support, oppose, alternative)
Refutation of the Opposing Position _________ /25
This section should rely predominately on peer-reviewed journal articles to explain the viewpoint opposite of your own
and argue why that opposing view is incorrect.
Clear summary of the positions/arguments in conflict with or in contrast to your position
Refutation of these opposing positions (explanation of why the opposing view is wrong)
Your Position _________ /40
This section should rely predominately on peer-reviewed journal articles to support your position.
Clear re-statement of your position
Description of any logic or human rights issues supporting your position
Description of any empirical support for your position
Analysis of extent to which program/policy/initiative meets at least two different goals of corrections
References ________ / 100
Proper APA formatting for references listed at end
Proper APA formatting for internal citations
Writing quality ________ / 15
Minimal spelling and grammar errors
Organization that aids readability and comprehension (including introductory and concluding
paragraphs as well as appropriate transitions between sections)
Clear and concise writing style
Formatting (12 point Times New Roman font, 1 inch margins, cover page, double spaced, page #)