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    Social Problem Dependent Variables

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    Can you briefly describe a social problem, and the basic study that pertains to the problem, and what the conclusions of the study is? Can you propose a new study that would apply the findings from the basic study to that social problem? Can you also Identify the independent and dependent variables of the proposed study and describe its design? Also, will there be any potential ethical issues that may be involved?

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    Social Problem: Children in Foster Care

    The foster care system faces many challenges. Throughout these challenges, the children may face social-emotional problems. There are "two validated screening tools that are recommended for use with young children: the Ages and Stages Questionnaire: Social Emotional (ASQ-SE) identifies emotional problems, and the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) identifies general developmental delays in five domains, including personal-social problems" and further research development is needed in analyzing the impact of these foster care children in a long term basis or throughout their development into adulthood. Hence, this type of social environment may be an unstable and unsafe one where this can impact the child's overall ...

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    The expert describes a social problem and its conclusions.