Current Ethics Theory Within the Field of Criminal Justice

CJ340M1: Explain current theory related to ethics within the field of criminal justice.
GEL-5.02: Analyze the impact of human expression in the areas of literature, art, culture, music, or film.
GEL-8.01: Apply critical thinking to construct persuasive arguments.
Essay
Use the concepts in your learning from the module to describe current theories related to ethics within the field of criminal justice. Your Assessment should address the following:

Explain each of the following regarding public corruption:

individual explanations
organizational explanations
societal explanations

Provide examples of each theory in the areas of literature, art, culture, music, or film that would suggest an approval or disapproval of the theory. For example, briefly discuss a movie that includes a form of organizational corruption and explain if the conduct is viewed as favorable or unfavorable by viewers.
Include a suggestion on how to reduce/eliminate each type of corruption listed above and explain why it would work.

Use at least two credible outside research sources, including academic journals, to support your view. The paper should be 35 pages, excluding title page and reference page.
Minimum Submission Requirements

This Assessment should be a Microsoft Word document (minimum 3 pages in length), not including the title and reference pages.
Use at least two credible outside research sources, including academic journals, to support your view.
Respond to the questions in a thorough manner, providing specific examples of concepts, topics, definitions, and other elements asked for in the questions. Your submission should be highly organized, logical, and focused.
Your submission must be written in Standard English and demonstrate exceptional content, organization, style, and grammar and mechanics.
Your submission should provide a clearly established and sustained viewpoint and purpose.
Your writing should be well ordered, logical and unified, as well as original and insightful.
A separate page at the end of your submission should contain a list of references, in APA format. Use your textbook, the Library, and the internet for research.
Be sure to cite both in-text and reference list citations where appropriate and reference all sources. Your sources and content should follow proper APA citation style. Review the writing resources for APA formatting and citation found in Academic Tools. Additional writing resources can be found within the Academic Success Center.
Your submission should:

include a cover sheet;
be double-spaced;
be typed in Times New Roman, 12 -point font;
include correct citations
be written in Standard English with no spelling or punctuation errors; and
include correct references at the bottom of the last page.

If work submitted for this competency assessment does not meet the minimum submission requirements, it will be returned without being scored.
Plagiarism
Plagiarism is an act of academic dishonesty. It violates the University Honor Code, and the offense is subject to disciplinary action. You are expected to be the sole author of your work. Use of another person’s work or ideas must be accompanied by specific citations and references. Whether the action is intentional or not, it still constitutes plagiarism.