Criminology

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Criminal justice

10. what are two of the leading conflict theories A. Racial criminology and peacemaking criminology B. Racial criminology and gender criminology C. Racial criminology and social criminology D. Racial criminology and subculture criminology Plz help

Criminology

How has the feminist movement influenced criminology? What negative impact has resulted from feminism, if any?

Lifeskills

Need help people making a resume for hw assignment!!? okay so I'm in 9th grade and have life skills .we have to make our own resume on the job we want. i want to study criminology and become a detective so i have to write stuff sorta pertaining to it. like in my summary i ...

criminology

how is criminal behavior explicable according to rational choice theory? It would be helpful if you phrased your questions in regular English and explained your terms. explicable ??? rational choice theory ??? ?? question pertains to the rational choice theory of crime. ...

CRIMINOLOGY

thank you

CRIMINOLOGY

what are the three most prominent elements of socialization?

CRIMINOLOGY

What are some examples of non-monetary restitution?

CRIMINOLOGY

what are some social conflicts with the death penalty?

criminology

can you tell me anything about the theory of penal welfarism?

criminology

what are the assumptions inherent in the social problems perspective on crime?

CRIMINOLOGY

In what areas should the federal authorities not become involved?

criminology

How is criminal behavior explicable according to rational choice theory?

Criminology

I have described normative and legal definitions of crime but how is each for applied?

Criminology

How does rational choice theory work when someone is commiting a crime

criminology

Can someone explain to me how diversion programs are related to social process theories.

Criminology

Can someone PLEASE help me brief a case for Waller Vs. Florida 397 U.S. 387 ??

Criminology

what implications do psychological theories of criminal behavior have for public policy?

law

How has the feminist movement influenced criminology? What negative impact has resulted from feminism, if any?

SOCIOLOGY

WHAT ARE THE THIRTY ASSUMPTION OF EVIRONMENTAL CRIMINOLOGY ONE CAN OBSERVE IN THIS FIELD OF STUDY

Criminal justice

What are the primary modifications of the classical school made by neoclassical criminology?

criminology

Can someone provide links to articles for arguments against the Just Desert Theory?

criminology

review recent or curreny history related to crime and the implications from a criminological perspective

Criminology Statistics

A given distribution has a mean of 60. A score of 75 had a corresponding z of +2.00. The standard deviation is

criminology

Is it possible to create a method of capital punishment that would actually deter murder

criminology

How might cultural, socioeconomic, or political factors lead someone to become a terrorist or a criminal?

Criminology

If criminal behavorial pattern in adolescents is not corrected, where might it lead as the adolescent reaches adulthood?

Criminology

Why is it that in families where sexual abuse occurs, are some children abused, while others are spared?

CRIMINOLOGY

What types of social and environmental factors might cause someone to engage in white collar crime?

criminology

Can someone give me an example of a crime that can be explained by social structure theories. Polygamy. Identity theft.

criminology

I was wonderingif I could get some guidence in finding a site on crime committed based on the social structure theory?

CRIMINOLOGY

when it comes to a crime such as extortion, could it be said that greed, fame and/or revenge might be a motivating factor?

criminology

Cultural explanations for differences in rates of violence and victimization across racial/ethnic categories point to

Ecomomics

Hi, I need help with these four questions can anyone help me, it is for my economics class. 1)How does the economic (or rational decision-maker) approach to criminology work with or against other criminology theories? 2)Suppose we know that Frank has beaten Jimmy bad enough ...

CRIMINOLOGY

in 1993, the life expectancy of males in a certain country was 68.6 yrs. in 1997, it was 71.0 . the linear function that fits the data is what

Criminology

some states created internet registeries to publicize name of people convicted of making or selling methamphetamine. (T?F)

Criminology

The conflict perspective sees laws as: A. tools of the disenfranchised. B. a means of control. C. fair and equal. D. None of the above Is it D?

Economics

Hi, I need help with these four questions can anyone help me, it is for my economics class. 1)How does the economic (or rational decision-maker) approach to criminology work with or against other criminology theories? 2)Suppose we know that Frank has beaten Jimmy bad enough ...

criminology

What types of social conflict exist in American culture today? Are they productive conflicts, producing results for those who need help?

CRIMINOLOGY

is a psychiatric evaluation always necessary to determine if a person exhibits antisocial behaviors? Aren't there some overt warning signs?

CRIMINOLOGY

What types of social conflict exist in American culture today? Are they productive conflicts, producing results for those who need help?

Criminal Justice

Peacemaking criminology suggests the adoption of a peace model based on: A. retribution. B. goal setting. C. reconciliation. D. negotiation. is it B

CRIMINOLOGY

Are property criminals and enterprise criminals extremely diligent rather than lazy?

criminal law

the american Society of Criminology or the Academy of Criminal Justice? Why?

CRIMINOLOGY

what is one physical factor that may cause one a life of criminal behavior

Colleges

can someone give me a list of 4 year colleges that teach criminology or criminal justice

criminology

• Hate and bias crimes are distinguished by the motivations of the perpetrator. Do you feel that this is fair to the perpetrator? Why or why not?

Criminology

What future research directions of crime do you find most interesting, and why? I have done a web search and can't seem to get the ball rolling. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

criminology

What type of discretion might be exercised within the local police department? How does it "funnel" people into the criminal justice system or kick them out?

criminology

Can someone provide a program or public policy in North Carolina that prevents public order crimes?

Criminology

I am doing a reasearch essay and the question is Women and men are made, not born?? I want to know your thoughts on the matter and how best for me reasearch this. Thank you

CRIMINOLOGY

Does the states criminal system follow the rule of law which is set forth in the constitution and is federal law?

criminology

Which of the following is not considered to be one of the most important groups contributing to the process of socialization, according to social process theories?

Criminology

What are the components for establishing corpus delicti? I cannot seem to answer this question on my homework, or find any information on the components. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Criminology

How do the psychological and sociological explanations of crime explain the actions of a serial rapist? I have searched for information regarding these theories of criminal behavior, but I am comming up short. Please help

criminology

Crime rates were exceedingly high in the 19th century before TV, movies, and video games had been created? What, if anything, does this say about the effect of media on crime?

Criminology

I have to argue the Buck V. Bell case, and I need to know if the case were taken to court today what would the outcome be? can someone give me some starters to begin my lengthy response?

Criminology

what are the policy implications of social development theories? how have these implications been reflected in actual policy, if at all?

CRIMINOLOGY

There are people who believe that for diseases such as autism, a change in diet can alter the severity of the symptoms. Your point also brings up a discussion of the myth of the "Twinkie defense". Do you think that this type of defense has merit? Why or why not?

Criminology

. The largest category of convictions for felonies is: A) drug offenses. B) violent crimes. C) sexual crimes. D) property crimes. I think its A Im not sure though... I tried looking it up in my notes and book. I am trying! Believe me.

CRIMINOLOGY

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

Criminology

One analysis of nearly 6,000 police-citizen encounters revealed that police officers were more likely to arrest when the victim was __________ and the suspect was__________. Im trying to do this study guide and I cant find these questions Can someone help!

Criminology

Social control theories focus on: A. static aspects of the personality. B. physical features of the social environment. C. the process through which social integration develops. D. causative factors in criminal behavior. I think it's B, but not sure.

Criminology

Which of the following is a drug-related crime? A. Buying drugs on the street from a low-level dealer B. Selling marijuana to juveniles C. Snatching a purse to obtain money to purchase drugs D. Using crack cocaine I am stuck between B & D.

CRIMINOLOGY

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

CRIMINOLOGY

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

Criminology

surveillence cameras have caught prison inmates teaching other inmates how to disarm an officer. Apply Sutherland's Differental Association theory to the prison subculture. How would i go about answering this?

Criminology

America is experiencing a major issue with immigration. What will future criminologists face in studies of crime control based on cultural diversity? How is cultural diversity affecting border patrol and local law enforcement?

CRIMINOLOGY

Manson did not actually commit the act of murder; he convinced his followers to carry out those actions. What about his social and environmental factors do you believe could have made him able to pursuade people to commit murder?

Criminology

Traditional criminological theory assumes: A. men and women are the same. B. men are superior. C. women are superior. D. age is more important than gender. I think it's B, but not sure.

Criminology

I need to find an recent news article about an adolescent offender to I can describe the devlopment of the offender's behavior.I can not find any articels that are recent other that school shootings. Any suggestions

Criminology

According to Hirschi and Gottfredson, the personal characteristics of most white-collar workers are those that we would expect to produce: A. conformity in behavior. B. white-collar crime. C. street crime. D. Both b and c I think it's D, but not too sure.

criminology

what are the three major kinds of crime statistics used by criminologists? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each measure of crime? What kinds of questions about crime does each measure address most usefully?

Criminology

The FBI classifies fraud as one type of financial crime. According to the FBI, mortgage fraud includes three different activities. What are the 3 activities and what is involved in each? Where can i find what the 3 activities are?

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?

criminology

What do futurists predict the explanations for crime in the future will be? A. More eclectic, less traditional B. More collective, less individualistic C. More theoretical, less pragmatic D. More social, less biological

criminology

Hello, I am writing a term paper on Ted Bundy and Danny Rolling and I not sure of some of the answers for the paper. One of the questions is what did the Police do in both case to protect the students during the time of the murder and another question is what motived them to ...

criminology

According to Courtwright, criminal rates were exceedingly high in the nineteenth century before TV, movies, and rap videos had been created. What, if anything, does this say about the effect of media on crime? What were some of the other factors that provoked violence? Do you ...

last question!! Criminology

. The view that a defense attorney's main concern is looking out for the client's interest; that nothing matters more to them than securing favorable plea agreements or, ideally, acquittals, is described as characterizing the defense attorney as a: A) "jack-of-all-trades." B...

Criminology

can someone please give me nice clear THESIS statement for this paper topic? In an attempt to combat the drug problem that plagues larger cities all over the world, harm reduction strategies have been introduced. What are harm reduction strategies and are they effective? Why ...

CRIMINOLOGY

Identify 1 crime prevention method for property crime and 1 crime prevention method for enterprise crime. How successful is each prevention method? Illustrate your findings with statistics and anecdotal evidence.

Criminology Today

Need presentation to request an increased budget for sex offender rehabilitation programs. An overview of how the competing psychological and sociological explanations of crime would seek to explain the actions of a serial rapist. Give a specific explanation or theory of ...

Criminal Justice/Criminology

The ACLU has publicly: A. supported the USA PATRIOT Act. B. filed suit to stop the USA PATRIOT Act. C. is neutral about the USA PATRIOT Act. D. has altered the USA PATRIOT Act. Is it A? I am confused on this one.

Criminology

What are three crime prevention methods for property crime and three crime prevention methods for enterprise crime? And how successful is each prevention method? Are there statistics and anecdotal to show this evidence?

criminology

what crime control strageties are effective according to rational choice theory This site may help you. http://www.umsl.edu/~rkeel/200/ratchoc.html

Criminology/Sociology

My instructor wants me to prepare 15 questions to use to interview a fellow student with so that he can show us how to build a profile on a person based on the answers to the questions. When I asked what type of questions, he said questions like psychologist might use, then ...

Criminology

According to proponents of capital punishment, which of the following is a true statement? A. Capital punishment deters crime. B. Capital punishment is less expensive than imprisonment. C. Capital punishment is widely accepted in the international community. D. All of the ...

Criminal justice

What are the primary modifications of the classical school made by neoclassical criminology? Define moral panic according to Stanley Cohen. Compare the concept to the disaster analogy, especially the politics of media construction of particular moral panics. In your opinion ...

Criminology

Why is it important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? Be concise. Does anyone know where I can get information to find out why it is important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? I need to be concise.

criminology

Why is it important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? It is far more important to consider writing skills and clarity of communication. Can you possibly explain the meaning of consider inversely the nexus? Hmmm. "... consider inverseley the nexus...

criminology

what are the characteristics of the juvenile court system? We will be happy to critique your thinking. Be careful of generalizations here on fairness, etc. Courts vary very widely on how well the operate. What i am looking for are the general characteristics of juvenile court ...

criminology

You and your team are preparing to give an oral presentation to your coworkers at the upcoming weekly training meeting. Your training coordinator has requested that you speak about risk factors for becoming a victim of crime. He would also like you to cover whether people can ...

criminology

Can someone explain rational choice theory to me. How is criminal behavior explained according to the rational choice theory? It is explained here well: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rational_choice_theory Look at the (unrealistic) assumptions about the world in that document. ...

Criminology QUESTION

Susan,A detective with the New Hampshire Police dept has been sent to the NYC police department to work with detectives and while there in NY she sees a woman wanted for murder.Susan asks the woman to lunch,and mentions she is from New Hampshire but does not tell the woman she...

Introduction to Victimology

•a definition of victimology •its history and how it has developed •explain how its different from criminology, sociology, or psychology •Who established the first safe houses for battered women, as well as where and when these safe-houses were established? •Who ...

Criminology

Post a 175-350-word response restating the events in the proper order. Answer this question as part of your response. From what sources were the rights afforded thsi individual derived? At 12:00 p.m., on August 16, 2005, Robert Smith began his journey to freedom down the halls...

Criminology

Help, I don't know where to begin. Your supervisor would like you to do some research in preparation for an article regarding the application of modern theories of criminal thinking and criminal behavior of famous criminals in American history to be submitted to Criminologist'...

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While there is little evidence that the federal capital punishment system treats minorities unfairly, some may argue that the death penalty systems in certain states may be discriminatory. One such state is Maryland. In May 2001, then-Governor Parris Glendening instituted a ...

criminology

Can someone help me think of physical, environmental, and social factors that might affect criminal behavior. Any websites would be greatly appreciated. http://www.google.com/search?q=factors+criminal+behavior&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7...

criminology

A local radio station has asked you to participate in an expert panel discussion regarding the role of media in political and terrorism related crimes. Specifically, you have been invited to speak on how the media and modern means of sharing information quickly can help ...

criminology

Can someone tell me a policy that is in effect that relates to trait theories? Determine how far sound travels in 55 minutes. Express your answer in feet. You may use 760 mph as the speed of sound.Do I divide,add,subtract or multiply. Check out this site: http://www....

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