Summarize the research article from a scholarly journal testing one of criminological theories. The article assigned for this summary –“An Empirical Test of General Strain Theory” by Agnew and White (1992)..
You summaries should include the answers to the following questions:
What is the thesis or main idea from this article?
What are the hypotheses /research questions?
Is there any prior literature related to these hypotheses/research questions?
What methods are used to answer research questions (e.g., experiment, survey, observation etc.)?
What populations are studied in the study?
What measures are used in the study?
Is this a qualitative or quantitative study?
What are the results of the study?
What does the article add to our knowledge of the subject (conclusion)?