Law and Society
- Matthew Lippman– University of Illinois at Chicago, John Marshall Law School in Chicago
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Select one of the following research questions (RQ) and write a short paper addressing that specific topic.
RQ-1: How could the law be improved to reduce inequality in the justice system? = CH11: LAW, RACE, ETHNIC INEQUALITY
RQ-2: How could the law be improved to decrease international human rights abuses? = CH12: INTNL HUMAN RIGHTS | CRIME
RQ-3: How could the law be improved to enhance privacy while maintaining national security? = CH13: PRIVACY AND SURVEILLANCE
SOURCE MATERIAL: Relevant chapter from Lippman textbook.
[a] Introduction: State [paper topic] [ paper significance] and a brief [outline] of the paper.
[b] Summary: Summarize (briefly) the specific LAS topic of the RQ you have selected. [ex. RQ-2 = Ch12 International Human Rights (HR)]
[c] Analysis: Analyze the specific LAS topic problem as outlined in the RQ. [ex. Problem of enforcing international human rights]
[d] Evaluation: Evaluate a possible solution to selected LAS problem. Be Creative! [ex. Reward enforcement of international HR with economic benefits]
[e] Conclusion: Note [paper’s primary accomplishment] [limitation] and [contribution to political knowledge].
# Pages: 4 to 5 Pages [Body] Font Type (Size): Arial, Calibri, Calibri Light, or Times Roman (11pt or 12pt)
Line Spacing: 1.5 space Format Style: APA Format Paper: Word(.docx) or PDF(.pdf)