1. Sociology

    Any ideas on: Why does society perceive street (blue collar) crime has more impact in society? Why does society perceive white collar crime have more impact in society than blue-collar crime. Make an argument for each side and provide sociological

    asked by Lauren on April 10, 2018
  2. History

    Use the following statement by Robert Owen to answer the question below: "...but I know that society may be formed so as to exist without crime, without poverty, with health greatly improved, with little if any misery, and with intelligence and happiness

    asked by David on April 16, 2016
  3. society, please help

    I have to write an essay over society's biggest problem. It says: " In our society we face a number of problems, such as crime, poverty, and pollution. What do you think is the biggest problem we face in our society today, and why is it a serious

    asked by 12-year-old-poet on January 22, 2012
  4. english

    Ok, it says that I need to find a news report about a non-violent property crime or fraud. And create a table with what? who? When? Where? How?( details of how the crime was done) How?(results to victim)How?(Public reaction, if any) and How?(results in

    asked by karina on May 14, 2009
  5. Math

    Alyssa has 4.5 eliminate to pour into preachers he's pictures hold 0.9 eliminate if it is important that you come out eliminate into each picture how many pieces does she fill

    asked by Trezzy on October 23, 2018
  6. health

    What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society?

    asked by bob on August 31, 2011
  7. Crime and Society

    Discuss how society decides what to define as a crime.

    asked by Anonymous on February 23, 2015
  8. Justice system

    1. The majority of historical and scholarly evidence suggests that poverty: A. and crime tend to increase at the same time. B. may serve to perpetuate crime but is not a major cause of crime. C. and crime are totally unrelated. D. and crime rates stand in

    asked by Amy on May 1, 2013
  9. Crime and Society

    What is an example of a widely held myth or misconception about crime and society?

    asked by Anonymous on February 23, 2015
  10. Micro Economics

    Economists believe that resources should be used as efficiently as possible to 1. achieve society's goals 2. eliminate scarcity 3. reduce inequity 4. do all of the above

    asked by Bigboy2 on February 15, 2009
  11. math

    Simplify as indicated. State at least one property of multiplication or division that would prove your simplification process correct. a.-(n+4) to eliminate the parentheses b. 6(-s) to eliminate the parentheses c. 8(24-n) to eliminate the parentheses

    asked by Anonymous on July 1, 2009
  12. Sociology HELPPPP

    How does deviance and crime function both for and against society? Be sure to include social control in your answer group.

    asked by Melissa on February 1, 2013
  13. 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?

    asked by Bobby on September 19, 2008
  14. Criminal justice

    define crime, its relationship to law,and two most common models of how society determines which acts are criminal.

    asked by Areland on July 30, 2015
  15. Criminal justice

    Define crime,its relationship to law, and two most common models of how society determine which act are criminal.

    asked by Areland on July 31, 2015
  16. AP English

    My question is about the novel Crime and Punishment by Dostoevsky. How does the novel Crime and Punishment have universal significance in actual crime and punishment? Any help would be wonderful. Thanks. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum.

    asked by Ashley on January 8, 2007
  17. 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.

    asked by Jada i'm sorry on March 11, 2011
  18. cjs220

    Write a minimum 450 word response addressing the following points: o Compare and contrast two theories on the causation of crime. o Using the crime of homicide – compare the difference in crime rates (per 100,000 people) between your current city and New

    asked by ken on January 28, 2010
  19. criminal justice

    Compare and contrast two theories on the causation of crime. o Choose one crime trend outlined in the text and explain its relationship to one of the crime theories you just compared.

    asked by ciera on January 27, 2010
  20. social

    T/F 1.Marxist feminists emphasize that class is secondary to the concept of gender in their analyses of crime in a sexist capitalist society.

    asked by Monic on December 6, 2009
  21. math

    Simplify as indicated. State at least one property of multiplication or division that would prove your simplification process correct. a. –(n + 4), to eliminate the parentheses b. 6(-s), to eliminate the parentheses c. 8(24 – n), to eliminate the

    asked by makenzie on February 21, 2011
  22. math

    Simplify as indicated. State at least one property of multiplication or division that would prove your simplification process correct. a. –(n + 4), to eliminate the parentheses b. 6(-s), to eliminate the parentheses c. 8(24 – n), to eliminate the

    asked by makenzie on February 21, 2011
  23. law

    The crime analysis technique involves the study of crime and/or social problems in a specific area is Tactical crime analysis

    asked by Anonymous on May 4, 2014
  24. Sentencing

    Do you agree or disagree with the argument that crime seriousness and prior criminal records are not legally relevant variables? Many agree, many disagree, I would like to hear more opinions and why? I agree. Prior crime does not equate to current crime.

    asked by Bridgett on December 3, 2008
  25. Chemistry

    I need help finding reactions beneficial to society. Here's the assignment quoted. "Your assignment is to research two different chemical reactions that are used to address social/environmental needs or problems. These reactions must clearly be attempting

    asked by Crazy on April 10, 2010
  26. Chemistry

    I need help finding reactions beneficial to society. Here's the assignment quoted. "Your assignment is to research two different chemical reactions that are used to address social/environmental needs or problems. These reactions must clearly be attempting

    asked by Crazy on April 10, 2010
  27. Criminal Justice/Report Writing

    A criminal investigation cannot begin until one of three things is present; these include all of the following EXCEPT: A. a crime must have occurred. B. there must be a reasonable certainty that a crime has occurred. C. the investigator must be reasonably

    asked by Pat on October 19, 2014
  28. Law

    •Provide a chart showing some of the basic costs of crime, including indirect costs (such as emotional costs) and economic costs. •Discuss the concept of indirect costs of crime. •List at least three indirect costs of crime. These costs can be costs

    asked by Debra on April 22, 2011
  29. geometry

    The angle of depression from the top of a lighthouse to a boat in the water is 30°. If the lighthouse is 89 feet tall how far is the boat from the lighthouse to the nearest foot? Answers available in ... 10Take this time to do your best on this question.

    asked by erika on February 12, 2013
  30. social studies

    what is the fbi crime index? Can you tell me where i can find imformation on natural crime and legal legal crime. thank you so much amy

    asked by amy on November 5, 2008
  31. 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

    asked by Lynn on May 23, 2013
  32. law

    How could crime help private business? Identify 10 industries or companies that could benefit from crime. Are there problems inherent in organizations benefiting from criminal activities? Why? Should organizations that benefit from crime operate as

    asked by sharday on April 18, 2012
  33. 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?

    asked by joshua on January 16, 2008
  34. law

    ◦What is traffic calming, and how can it alleviate fear or disorder? Describe how the safe corridor initiative benefited by furthering community-policing goals? Does this affect negative citizen encounters? Why? How can the police turn a negative citizen

    asked by sharday on May 5, 2013
  35. english

    Doe this relevant to the crime and relevant to social class? This is based on "Don't know much about crime" story. I can't find anything about hatchback car. And other thing, Englihman says Billy "sticks out like a sore thumb" what does it mean and does it

    asked by Yana on June 8, 2009
  36. computer

    THREE CRITICALLY IMPORTANT QUESTIONS REGARDING------- "computer crimes, hackers, crackers, and ethics: how is computing and information-technology crime different or not different from "normal" crime?" Computer crime can be committed from sites extremely

    asked by Gurv on November 26, 2006
  37. English

    Writeacher, where shall I "who"instead of which" in the sentence below? Thank you. 1) In all revenge tragedies a sexual or violent crime is committed against a family member of the hero, which (stands for the "crime") for various reasons cannot be

    asked by Henry2 on February 22, 2012
  38. Criminal Justice/White Collar Crime

    ___________is an especially alarming characteristic of white-collar crime that, ironically, is also an explanation of low public interest in white-collar crime. A. The small number of people actually victimized by white-collar crime B. Excessive government

    asked by Pat on September 12, 2015
  39. Help with Psychology regarding Positive Correlatio

    Which of the following is an example of a positive correlation? a) The crime rate increases as the income level decreases. b) As education levels decrease, the crime rates increase. c) The crime rate decreases as city population decreases. d) None of the

    asked by Hikaru on March 21, 2015
  40. Computer -- I don't understand the assignment

    THREE CRITICALLY IMPORTANT QUESTIONS REGARDING------- "computer crimes, hackers, crackers, and ethics: how is computing and information-technology crime different or not different from "normal" crime?" ----------------------------- so basically my

    asked by Gurv on November 26, 2006
  41. Pre-Calculus Help?

    A class is to eliminate t from the parametric equations x = t^2 + 3 and y = 4t. Beth says that she can write t = sqrt (x-3) to eliminate the parameter. Why is this wrong? A) She should have added 3 to x, not subtracted B) She should always solve for t as a

    asked by ADOG on May 18, 2018
  42. White Collar Crime

    I'm writing an essay for White Collar Crime and i'm stuck! the text book i was assigned has nothing on the 3 major areas of cost associated with white collar crime!I'm just looking for resources to use to answer the first part of the question for a 4 page

    asked by Sabxo on July 18, 2015
  43. crime

    What is street crime considered to include? As well as white-collar, corporate, and state crime?

    asked by Anonymous on February 23, 2015
  44. criminal justice

    Which of the following is probably the fastest growing crime? A. software piracy B. hacking C. biological crime D. identity theft

    asked by a.c on February 5, 2014
  45. college criminal justice

    which theory of crime do you think best explains the prevalence of crime in the United States; Explain your answer by giving an example?

    asked by Brandon on October 13, 2010
  46. history

    I have been searching for over an hour - please help what is the difference between capital crime and an infamous crime

    asked by bella on October 27, 2007
  47. criminal justice

    Which theory of crime do you believe best explains the prevalence of crime in the United States?

    asked by Nicole on November 14, 2008
  48. Socials, medieval England

    I'm learning abt punishment and crime that happened in England and how persons had to undergo ordeals by trials. Question I'm having trouble with is why people and whole village in general had to come as first finders and be in mercy when they didn't

    asked by Mohammad on February 9, 2016
  49. Socials medieval England

    I'm learning abt punishment and crime that happened in England and how persons had to undergo ordeals by trials. Question I'm having trouble with is why people and whole village in general had to come as first finders and be in mercy when they didn't

    asked by Mohammad on February 9, 2016
  50. Math

    I need some advice with this problem. Simplify as indicated. State at least one property of multiplication or division that would prove your simplification process correct. A. -(n+4), to eliminate the parentheses. B. 6(-s), to eliminate the parentheses. C.

    asked by B.B. on June 29, 2009
  51. criminal justice

    5. The theory of crime that argues that crime increases in neighborhoods where visible signs of social decay are present and not cleaned up is

    asked by Anonymous on April 2, 2016
  52. Government.

    The main reason why the Constitution dealt specifically with the crime of treason was that: A. The framers wanted to prevent all treason in order to protect the democracy. B. Treason was not considered a serious crime before the Constitution was written.

    asked by Jonathan on April 21, 2009
  53. criminal justice

    Crime 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

    asked by bob on September 11, 2008
  54. Criminal Studies

    -What are the elements that must be present for a crime to be said to have occurred? -Describe the features of a crime -What are arguments used in defending against a criminal indictment? ~~~ I just need to know the main points.

    asked by Astral Tellurian on March 1, 2016
  55. 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?

    asked by Anonymous on October 9, 2007
  56. english

    How should i start a crime and crime scene analysis about dracula?

    asked by amyie on January 22, 2015
  57. Language

    Is the word CRIME in the following sentence a noun? Stealing is a crime.

    asked by Brian on September 19, 2007
  58. CRJS 105

    Please answer the following questions and requirements to write your 4–6-page paper. As you answer each question, you must provide support or evidence that will enhance and empirically prove your answers. Academic criminal justice articles or real-life

    asked by meeee on October 8, 2010
  59. English

    A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of

    asked by Ella on December 2, 2015
  60. English

    Can you check these sentences for me, please? Thank you. 1)The setting of the novel is ambivalent since it seems to lie halfway between England and Scotland. 2) Utterson finds out that Dr Jekyll has created a potion, which enables him to release his evil

    asked by Mike on March 23, 2011
  61. Reading

    Society can be good Society can be bad Society can be like a Double-edged sword Which usually comes out sad does this have a simile?

    asked by Anonymous on April 10, 2018
  62. English

    where do you think perceptions come from, either a person's or a society's? What shapes them when they're first developed, and what causes them to change them over time? How can we, when studying a different society - or even our own - make the

    asked by Ana on August 25, 2011
  63. Sociology

    Which statement would Kennedy’s New York City “pedestrian stop” analysis most likely echo? a) Descriptions of crime suspects dictate who the police stop. b) The race of crime suspects dictates who the police stop. c) Witnesses to crime tend to be

    asked by Tammy on November 11, 2012
  64. Justice system

    1. The crime control model: A. stresses the possibility of error in the stages leading to trial. B. believes in protecting society from criminal behavior. C. emphasizes the need to protect procedural rights. D. assumes that justice is better served if

    asked by Amy on May 1, 2013
  65. English PLEASE!!!

    A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of

    asked by school lover on November 21, 2014
  66. White Collar Crime

    How can I apply the definition of white collar crime to consumer fraud, religion crime, and corporate fraud. I'm having a hard time trying to connect white collar crime to the three categories. I understand the definition clearly, just stuck on how to

    asked by Sabxo on July 15, 2015
  67. English

    1) The tea was cold, the fire was dead; What figurative language is this? A)assonance Eliminate B)onomatopoeia C)alliteration D)internal rhyme 2) Which stylistic or literary device is used in the line: ‘Sick with a fear that had no form? A)simile and

    asked by Sue. on January 14, 2015
  68. CRJ

    1. Which of the following was an impact on policing as a result of WWII? (Points : 1) The Pendelton Act An increase in educational requirements for police A shortage of experienced officers The adoption of residency requirements for police Question 2. 2.

    asked by Scott on May 4, 2014
  69. Bio Help

    Suppose two suspects in a crime have DNA profiles that match the one DNA fragment tested. What should happen next? A)Both suspects must be guilty and should be charged with the crime. B)The test should be repeated because a mistake must have occurred. C)A

    asked by BaileyBubble on December 7, 2012
  70. Criminal Justice/White Collar Crime

    The financial cost of street crime is __________ of the cost of white-collar crime. A. less than 1/10 B. about 1/4 C. about 1/3 D. over 1/2 Textbook says 6% so I am completely lost on this question.

    asked by Pat on September 12, 2015
  71. Criminal Justice

    Could someone please help me with this question? What are crime rates? This is what I have so far: Crime rates are the number of offenses reported for each unit of population. How could I expand on this? Thanks for your help!

    asked by Helen on April 15, 2011
  72. Law

    If a federal officer who knew about a crime involving a minor's use of drugs but they did not report the crime, what would the consequences be for the officer, if any at all?

    asked by Maya on November 19, 2017
  73. social studies

    if you do it once, it's good. If you do it twice on the same day, it's a serious crime. what is it? One possibility is getting married (to different people). However, both don't need to be done the same day to be a crime. I hope this helps. Thanks for

    asked by pamela on April 3, 2007
  74. Criminal Procedures

    Locate a state that has a variance in their procedures for the same crime. · Post a 175- to 350-word response describing the similarities and differences between the procedures of the same crime within the two states.

    asked by Anonymous on September 1, 2008
  75. nutrition

    Post your response to the following: In our society, there are weight loss programs that recommend low fat, no-fat, or high protein diets. Should we eliminate fats from our diets altogether and increase proteins? What are some of the benefits that

    asked by Anonymous on February 10, 2009
  76. English 9th grade

    Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." The church was a thermostat is bolded ANSWER CHOICES: 1.)

    asked by Maddiee on November 6, 2015
  77. social studies

    6. Stabilization policies can best be described as policies that: A. attempt to eliminate recession and/or inflation in the economy. B. use changes in government spending to promote an equitable income distribution. C. use changes in the money supply to

    asked by sierra on January 17, 2011
  78. Criminal Justice

    •Select a city, town, or municipality and examine trends in criminal activity over the last 3 years. Analyze reported crime statistics for major/minor offense categories such as murder, robbery, rape, and create a table of the results. •What are the

    asked by Nana on February 16, 2012
  79. English & Composition!

    This is my conclusion to my surveillance essay. Can someone help me revise this or suggest any changes. I tried to make the conclusion as mature as possible to be a college/ university type of conclusion. Any further suggestions would be much appreciated.

    asked by Diana on October 31, 2015
  80. Law

    1. Many social scientists argue in favor of diversion programs because: A. they are sociologically effective, even though they do not reduce court backlog. B. they increase the costs of criminal processing, but are worth it in the long run. C. although the

    asked by Amy on May 31, 2013
  81. SOC 203 Quiz Help

    Question 1. ALL BUT ONE of the following types of violence occurs because of gender inequality, according to Feminist theory: (Points : 1) rape intimate partner abuse sibling abuse x workplace violence Question 2. Which of the following is one of the ABCs

    asked by Mike on February 14, 2016
  82. law

    What are some of the ways that organized crime impacts you and a community and/or city (of your choice) directly? (This element will account for 20% of your grade.) What are some of the ways that law enforcement agencies are working to reduce these types

    asked by michelle on January 2, 2011
  83. Biology

    I would like some help if that is OK, like soon!:) 1.) A group of scientists proposes an idea that a chemical compound will enable bean plants to grow faster. They grow one group of bean plants in the presence of the compound and another group in the

    asked by Jessica on September 19, 2016
  84. college

    Environmental Factors Contribute to Juvenile Crime and Violence. Delbert S. Elliott. Opposing Viewpoints: Juvenile Crime. Ed. A.E. Sadler. San Diego: Greenhaven Press, 1997. My paper is asking for the title and citation. Would I include all of the above?

    asked by Tracy on November 21, 2009
  85. sociology

    All deviance is a crime but not all crime is deviance. Question 6 answers a)True b)False

    asked by urgent on September 23, 2011
  86. Socials medieval England

    I'm learning abt punishment and crime that happened in England and how persons had to undergo ordeals by trials. Question I'm having trouble with is why people and whole village in general had to come as first finders and be in mercy when they didn't

    asked by Mohammad on February 9, 2016
  87. Criminal Justice

    I am doing an assignment where I have to explain how the various theoretical schools of crime causation would attempt to explain a criminal’s behavior. I choose to write about Charles Manson. I have read a bit about the social learning theory, however, I

    asked by Lost and Confused on March 9, 2009
  88. Criminal law

    1. An investigator conducting a crime scene search at the scene of a violent crime has certain responsibilities and procedures to follow related to evidence collection. Of the following steps, which one is not required of the on-scene investigator? A.

    asked by Amy on March 28, 2014
  89. English

    I left out a few sentences. I hope you can have a look at them too 1) The play finishes with the killing of the King, Hamlet,Queen Gerturde and Laertes. 2) According to the medieval perspective the body is the prison of our mind. 3) However, the human mind

    asked by Henry2 on January 5, 2012
  90. English

    1. He has finally paid his debt to society. (What does 'society' mean here? Did he pay the debt to a bank or just the society he lives in?)

    asked by rfvv on April 10, 2011
  91. 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.

    asked by Pat on January 1, 2015
  92. science

    Put the following events in order as an impression is processed by crime scene investigators -Make a cast of impression -set up crime scene tape -photograph -Take measurements

    asked by n on October 27, 2015
  93. science

    Put the following events in order as an impression is processed by crime scene investigators -Make a cast of impression -set up crime scene tape -photograph -Take measurements

    asked by n on October 27, 2015
  94. soc 101

    Does the death penalty serve as a deterrent to crime? If so, why are crime rates in the United States comparatively high? What are some other countries’ responses to the death penalty?

    asked by Anonymous on December 15, 2009
  95. us history

    1. income or money is called 2. a suggestion for a new law in congress is called 3. to make a change in the constitution is to make an 4. to help an enemy of your country is the crime of 5. a serious crime is known as

    asked by jr on November 8, 2012
  96. Crimes

    what solutions are there for the reducing the amount of crime which is committed due to revenge or protections. for example, crime can be committed because of money. so he solution would be to enhance job seeking skills so that they can earn more money by

    asked by Anonymous on January 21, 2014
  97. USA PoliScience

    A majority of Americans believe the death penalty deters crime. a. yes b. no The other question was about Texas believing so. I would say Texans believe it will deter crime but over all majority of Americans do not.

    asked by HM on November 16, 2011
  98. Social studies 8th grade

    What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A) work in the rice fields B) we're going to tobacco fields ** C) working the lumber business D) Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of the

    asked by Help, and check answers please on February 4, 2016
  99. Chemistry

    Which one of the following compounds does not follow the octet rule? a) NF3 b) CF4 c) SF4 d) PH3 e) HCl I know I can eliminate A and B because nitrogen and carbon follow the octet rule. I know I can eliminate E because the total amount of valence electrons

    asked by Anon on April 27, 2017
  100. world history

    Enlightenment philosophers and reformers criticized the great inequalities that existed in society and believed that thought reason, a better society was possible. They called for social equality, abolition of slavery, prision reform, and improvements in

    asked by Savannah on December 7, 2009

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