Week 5 discussion forum – broken windows theory no

 Assigned Reading: Thistlewaite and Wooldredge, Part 1, Chapter 4, Broken Windows: Does Urban Blight lead to crime? pp. 89-94

After reading the article answer the following questions in a discussion posting:

You must also comment on two of your classmate’s postings by the end of the week.

1. Do you think the methodology used to complete this study was valid?

2. What limitations do you see, if any, in the way the study was conducted?

3. Based on your knowledge and experience do you think this study’s findings are still valid? Why or Why not?