ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTION. LENGTH: APPROXIMATELY FOUR PAGES (MAXIMUM FIVE), DOUBLE SPACED SIZE 12 FONT.THIS ANSWER IS MARKED OUT OF 40.
Scribner and Cohen’s article on ‘The Effect of Enforcement on Merchant Compliance with the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Law …’ and Duneier’s article ‘Sidewalk Sleeping ‘are research studies that differ based on research design and other methodological features. Describe, compare and contrast these studies in terms of their respective methodologies. As applicable, point out the study designs utilized, sampling format, concepts and theories presented, operationalization issues, key variables, problems encountered and potential remedies, and finally assess the key findings. In addition, what ethical concerns were evident and how did the respective researcher’s respond? How did the ethical issues presented compare to those found in Milgrams’ experiment?