Discussion Question 3
DQ3 – Using Policy
A key premise of this course is that research and theory on self-control should do more than just advance our scientific understanding of behavior—it also should lead to good ideas that inform public policy efforts to reduce crime and other problems linked to low self-control.
With that in mind, draw from the reading from this unit (or earlier units) to discuss what you see as the most promising programs or approaches to policy. Be sure to explain *why* you see this program/approach as promising. Does it target things that research has found to be important? Is there research suggesting that this program/approach is effective?
The importance of policy starts at the very beginning. Programs have been designed and policies put in place for developmental stages, juveniles, and……………… (Click Buy to access the full answer. You’ll also have access to a choice of 10 responses for the DQ3 – BEST VALUE!).