First, Compare and Contrast Robert Merton’s Strain Theory with Robert Agnew’s Strain Theory. In conducting this compare and contrast, you will talk about each theory in detail and then compare their similarities and differences.
Second, Discuss different ways individuals react to strain. EX: cry, sleep, go for a walk.
Third, Discuss the relationship between strain and delinquency. Use examples.
Fourth, Can you use one or both of theories to explain the crime of robbery and why?