Ethics

you have examined four approaches to explaining criminal behavior: classical, positivist, structural, and ethical. Select and research one of those approaches. Identify the strengths and weaknesses of your selected approach. Explain whether you think the approach adequately explains "why people do bad things," that is, why they commit crimes.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 172
  1. How would you like us to help you with this assignment?

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    👩‍🏫
    Ms. Sue
  2. Im confused on how to do it

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
  3. 1. Choose one of the four approaches to explaining criminal behavior: classical, positivist, structural, and ethical.

    2. Research one of these approaches.

    3. Identify the strengths and weaknesses of your selected approach.

    4. Explain whether you think the approach adequately explains "why people do bad things," that is, why they commit crimes.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    👩‍🏫
    Ms. Sue
  4. Don't no

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    Which describes the end behavior of the graph of the function f(x)=-2x^3-5x^2+x? a. f(x) approaches infinity as x approaches negative infinity and f(x) approaches infinity as x approaches infinity b. f(x) approaches negative

  2. criminology

    If a treatment program focused on providing models of positive behavior, rewarding positive behavior, and providing consequences for aggressive behavior, which theories would the program be based on? (Select all that apply.)

  3. Physics

    A gun is accurately aimed at a dangerous criminal hanging from the gutter of a building. The target is well within the gun’s range, but the instant the gun is fired and the bullet moves with a speed v(sub0) , the criminal lets

  4. Music

    What is one difference between Baroque and Classical period music? A) Baroque music was simpler, compared to Classical. B) Classical period music focused on electronic instruments. C) Classical period music was more simple and

  1. Calculus

    Let f be a function defined for all real numbers. Which of the following statements must be true about f? Which might be true? Which must be false? Justify your answers. (a) lim of f(x) as x approaches a = f(a) (b) If the lim of

  2. Business Law

    Which of the following statements concerning business law is true? A laws provide a complete protocol of ethical behavior B ethical standards eventually become enacted as laws C Unethical behavior may be permissible by law *** D

  3. criminal law for criminal justice

    Write a 5-6 page paper, in APA format (excluding the cover and reference pages) discussing the influence of society, medicine, and psychology in the decision to deny the use of the Death Penalty when sentencing juveniles. It can

  4. criminology

    What are some physical factors, social factors, and environmental factors that my influence criminal behavior? What kind of criminal behavior might result from each factor?

  1. Accounting

    Is there a relationship between ethical behavior in academia and ethical behavior in the business world? If I am correct I would have to say that there is a relationship between ethical behavior in academia and ethical behavior in

  2. Criminal justice

    1. What protects offenders by ensuring proportionate and non-arbitrary punishment? A. Criminal law B. Criminal action C. Criminal rights D. Criminal activists is it C 2. At the federal level, what reference is used when referring

  3. sociology

    Ethical theorists would be comfortable making which statement? (Points : 1) Ethical principles and ideas must always conform to the laws of a country. Ethical principles and theories can contradict laws of a country. It is

  4. criminal behavior

    Describe one of the psychological or physical traits of trait theories associated with criminal behavior, and give an example of a recent criminal who exhibits this trait. Might this crime be prevented in future circumstances?

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.