1. Consider the ethical issues in criminology concerning decisions criminologists must make: what to study, whom to study, and how to study the topic. Now apply your knowledge of these issues to a hypothetical research study.
Imagine you are tasked with studying drug and alcohol abuse at your college or university.
• What research method would you employ?
• How would you conduct your research and what obstacles would you expect to encounter?
• Remember to cite your references!
When studying drug and alcohol abuses at a college qualitative research methods might provide the most insight for the research. Using qualitative research methods numerical or statistical infor