Discuss how the authors support the claim that the meth phenomena is a social problem
or this assignment, read Brownstein’s article titled “Home Cooking: Marketing Meth” located in Doc Sharing (RAC article: Meth Cooking) which discusses the meth phenomenon. As you read this paper, note how the authors make, and/or support, the claim that meth is a social problem and how they discuss the problem and its broader implications.
Applying the format for analyzing a social problem, answer the following three questions based on your critique of the article.
To write it as an essay, begin with an introductory paragraph which tells the reader what you are going to do. Then clearly answer each question, answer them in the order listed and use an appropriate subheading for each question. End your essay with a conclusion and summary paragraph.
___ (Q1)Discuss how the authors support the claim that the meth phenomena is a social problem
___ (Q2)Discuss how the authors, either explicitly or implicitly, suggest that the values and/or quality of life of society are threatened
___ (Q3)Discuss how the authors, either explicitly or implicitly, suggest why the problem exists. In your discussion, note how the author’s explanation’s relates to, or reflects, any or all of the theories discussed in this course.