Meta-analysis Research Article

This week we learned about meta-analysis. Oftentimes, many researchers will examine the same general research question in slightly different ways. Meta-analyses are studies that examine data from a number of other studies (all of them have to be about the same subject/same research question). This allows the researchers to identify the overall trends in the field.
Please answer the following:
Find a meta-analysis research article (*usually they’ll say they are a meta-analysis right in the title) that examines some research question related to criminal justice. You can choose any topic. Provide the APA Citation. (10 points)
Describe the focus of the meta-analysis. For example, what research question are they examining or what general area/variables are they assessing? (20 points)
What were their overall conclusions? (20 points)

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