Read Exhibit 7.1, page 222. Additionally, conduct independent research on Mark Hamm’s collection of data on the American skinhead culture. Create an analysis of 750-1,000 words regarding Hamm’s study. Address the following:
Explain how Mark Hamm collected data on American skinheads in 1989. What was unexpected in his attempts to collect data on this group?
How did Hamm attempt to use the Internet to further his data collection, and why might this effort have yielded better results today?
Were Hamm’s data collection techniques ethical and objective? Explain.
Be sure to cite three to five relevant scholarly sources in support of your content. Use only sources found at the GCU Library, government websites or those provided in Topic Materials.
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