Parental incarceration and the effects on adult children
THEORETICAL [OR CONCEPTUAL] FRAMEWORK _____ 500 words
TOPIC: Parental incarceration and the effects on adult children
1. Places the study within a particular theoretical area in the field under investigation.
The stress proliferation theory- start here, supporting reference definition of stress proliferation
2. Situates the study among other research studies within the theoretical area.
5 research studies within 5 years support the stress proliferation theory
3. Briefly summarizes enough relevant research literature (historical, seminal, and current) to situate and justify the study based on its contribution to the existing body of research.