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Essay

Law

Violent Extremism in California

Words: 1566
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Background Information Gun violence remains a pervasive challenge in the United States and policies on gun control is at the forefront of US politics. It’s an epidemic that distinguishes…

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Literature Review Chapter

Law  (general)

violence related to guns in america

Words: 2948
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Literature Review Chapter

Gun Violence in the United States According to the Gun Violence Archive, which keeps track of gun-related violence in the United States, 2016 has had 53,602 known incidents, resulting…

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Essay

Family and Marriage

Life of Jared Loughner Criminology

Words: 1523
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

remain ingrained in the hearts of the people of Arizona. On this day, Jared Lee Loughner, a 22-year-old, attempted to kill Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and he opened fire in…

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Essay

Native Americans

Obtaining a Gun in the UK Is Far More Difficult Than in the U S

Words: 2913
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun Laws / Gun Violence Gun violence, gun registration, and mass shootings in the United States -- and to a lesser extent in the United Kingdom -- have caused…

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Gun Control Essay

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Length: 8 Pages
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Many see gun control as a controversial topic that has sparked much debate. This gun control essay can offer ways to examine this topic from both the pro and…

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Research Proposal

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control as a Social

Words: 1735
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Furthermore, it is suggested that the roots of the problem lie deeper than the superficial debate about gun control. In sociological terms, this problem is to do with the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine

Words: 649
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine The young adult novel Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine details the narrator's coming-of-age after suffering several traumatic experiences. The first experience is the death of Caitlin's…

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Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Should Juveniles Be Tried as Adults

Words: 2748
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

life have the ability (and actually do) impact each and every member of society. Crime is one such issue that crosses economic, ethnic, political, religious, and social backgrounds. One…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Terrorism

Fahrenheit 911 & Bowling for

Words: 4756
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Antisocial behavior is largely the result of poverty, prejudice, lack of education, and low social status rather than human nature or lack of character... Rightists believe that character is…

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Research Paper

Criminal Justice

Strict Liability Offenses

Words: 715
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Liability When a crime is committed, actus reus, police and other criminologists will need to find out who is responsible. According to the criminal justice system, if a person…

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Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control

Words: 1587
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Proposition Non-Sense Crime Drugs: A Policy Guide Proposition #24: Attempts to ban the possession of handguns, or certain kinds of guns, are not a viable option for reducing crime.…

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Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Tighter Regulations for Buying Guns the Argument

Words: 1747
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Tighter Regulations for Buying Guns The argument essay tighter regulations buying guns proposed. An requirements word file. In the recent past, there have been mass shootings that have taken…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Children Exposure to Violence Through the Media

Words: 2785
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Children: Exposure to Violence Through the Media The extent to which exposure to violence creates violent children and/or aggressive behavior is a subject which has been debated in a…

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Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

English Humanities Honors Class Teacher Mrs Vogt

Words: 1502
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

English Humanities Honors class. teacher Mrs. Vogt, period 1, Spring 2012. questions, call [HIDDEN] Gun laws around the world Gun laws are a particularly divisive issue around the world,…

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Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Lessons to Be Learned From

Words: 1287
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Overall, what Kleck is saying is that knee-jerk reactions that happen after the fact can, and in this case do, get falsely validated. Second, Kleck uses solid data in…

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Article Review

Children

Death of Darryl Town Three

Words: 1712
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Article Review

People should bear in mind that in the final analysis we are to blame for our actions. This means that there should be a balance between the excessive exposure…

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9 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Gun Control Right to Bear Arms

Words: 2811
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

Embedded into the express rights and freedoms of the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights is the right to bear arms. The Second Amendment states explicitly the purpose…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Snipers and Their Activity The Writer Focuses

Words: 2012
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

snipers and their activity. The writer focuses on the most recent sniper attacks that have been occurring in the Virginia area but uses past cases to elaborate on sniper…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Government

Happy Birthday to Me

Words: 884
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Happy Birthday I was born on September 21, 1983 in the city of Landstuhl in Germany. Most people who think of Germany concentrate on the sad historical events of…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control in New York

Words: 3571
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reaffirm restrictive gun laws since the Second Amendment was not infringed by a law that requires firearm owners to demonstrate proper cause (Nimmo…

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Term Paper

Psychology

Antisocial Personality Disorder Antisocial Disorder

Words: 898
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

A lack of consistency in punishment may lead the child to believe that punishment is random and it may become unclear which behaviors are acceptable or unacceptable. A childhood…

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11 Pages
Essay

Communication - Journalism

Media Violence the Role of Media Content

Words: 3442
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Essay

Media Violence The role of media content in the violent activities has been found to be prominent in the real life events and it has been observed that the…

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Research Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Need to Modify Gun Control Laws Is Timely

Words: 1731
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Gun Control Guns can be easily hidden by anybody carrying them: they are tools of choice for individuals who opt to use them for self-defense. Unfortunately, they are also…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Stricter Gun Control Laws The Writer Addresses

Words: 849
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

stricter gun control laws. The writer addresses several important issues surrounding the issue of gun control and presents a case for stricter laws and tougher enforcement regarding gun control.…

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Term Paper

Children

Effects of Peer Pressure on Children Teenagers

Words: 1452
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Peer Pressure on Children / Teenagers As part of the growing up process, children of pre-adolescence and teenage years begin to question adult standards and tend to distance themselves…

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Term Paper

Children

Robertson Brian C 2003 Day

Words: 1295
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Although he says his book is not an attack on feminists, feminists become the villains in his book. In Robertson's view, feminists are a monolithic ideological block. He speaks…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

criminal justice current event

Words: 333
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Not Again: A School Shooting Thwarted Anderson (2018) describes a recent event at a Florida high school, not long after the Parkland massacre. In this case, a nineteen year-old…

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Term Paper

Children

Depression and Teen Violence Few Issues in

Words: 1759
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Depression and Teen Violence Few issues in society transcend all economic, educational, ethnic, gender, intellectual, occupational, political, religious, sexual, and social boundaries. Depression and teen violence are two such…

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33 Pages
Dissertation

Recreation

Video Games Have for a

Words: 9936
Length: 33 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Dopamine is a pleasure inducing chemical that is secreted whenever an individual engages his/her mind in the playing f video games. The New brain research that was conducted years…

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30 Pages
Thesis

Children

Media Violence and Violent Behavior

Words: 8255
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Thesis

Because there was not the time or means to get a very diverse population of individuals, there may be some limitations when it comes to social class as well…

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Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Responsibility Gun Control

Words: 1121
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be in fringed. (Amendment II to…

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Term Paper

Terrorism

Airport Security Policies

Words: 1719
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Airport Security Policies Few events in life have the potential to impact each and every single member of society, whether it is on a macro (indirect) or micro (direct)…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Anti-Gun Control Gun Control Is

Words: 4001
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Moreover, the increase in firearm-related homicide within this age group occurred among all race-sex groups (Fatal). Rates of suicide by firearm were especially high among the elderly in the…

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8 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Evolution of Crisis Intervention and Its Impact on Society

Words: 2654
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Crisis Intervention: Crisis situations are usually sudden, unexpected, life-threatening time-restricted incidents that may overpower a person's ability to react adaptively. During these critical incidents, the extreme events may contribute…

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Term Paper

Children

Political Social or Cultural Issue That Has Impacted Society

Words: 616
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Political, Social, Or Cultural Issue That Has Impacted the Society In this essay, I will focus on the issue of violence on television and argue how it has impacted…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Psychopathy and Homicide

Words: 2163
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Absence and Lack: The Thoughts and Feeling of Psychopathic Murders Just as certain names like Abraham Lincoln, Frank Sinatra and Grace Kelly will forever stand out in popular consciousness…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Controversial Topic of Gun Control

Words: 1421
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Although gun related death and injury has dropped since its' peak in the 1990s, statistics indicate gun violence is up among young people. The U.S. Justice Department notes, "The…

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Term Paper

Children

Juvenile Homicide Incidence and Causes

Words: 2842
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

133). In sum, low-income blacks and males continue to be responsible for a disproportionate number of juvenile homicidal acts, but juvenile homicide is not restricted to these age, ethnic…

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Research Paper

Law  (general)

gun violence gun control guns

Words: 1865
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Gun ownership is constitutionally protected in the United States, embedded in the Second Amendment to the Constitution, which reads, "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of…

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Thesis

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control Is Not Effective

Words: 1910
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Results in Other Countries Canada overhauled its laws after gunman Marc Lepine killed 14 women and himself at Montreal's Ecole Polytechnique college in 1989. It's now illegal to possess…

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Term Paper

Communication - Journalism

Michael Moore

Words: 4482
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Michael Moore so Controversial? Michael Moore was born in 1954 in Flint, Michigan -- "the home of the wealthiest corporation in the world: General Motors." (Roger and Me, 1989).…

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Dissertation

Psychology

Managing Behaviors & Teaching Social Skills Antisocial

Words: 9724
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Managing Behaviors & Teaching Social Skills Antisocial behavior in schools in on the rise and has become a concern in school systems, from both a learning perspective and from…

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Discussion Chapter

Law - Constitutional Law

Marijuana Is a Gateway Drug

Words: 1406
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

References Cherry, Kendra. (2013). What is a cross-sectional study? About.com. Retrieved: http://psychology.about.com/od/cindex/g/cross-sectional.htm Cross-sectional vs. longitudinal studies. (2009). At Work, 55. Retrieved: https://www.iwh.on.ca/wrmb/cross-sectional-vs.-longitudinal-studies Guns don't kill people; people kill people…

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Term Paper

Children

Sociology Speculations on the Causes

Words: 1665
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The orgy of gratuitous violence continues into adulthood. Viewers and listeners become desensitized to the sufferings of others. Movies and songs teach young people to be selfish and self-centered,…

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Term Paper

Teaching

Resource Officer Data Collection the

Words: 1568
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This is a codified part of student behavior that we may never fully penetrate but which is important to intervening in habitual bullying scenarios like the ones that helped…

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Term Paper

Children

Behavior Bullying the Merriam-Webster Online

Words: 1924
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Parents can team up with teachers and schools by asking for school conferences where they can address the issue of bullying, (Barreto). The parents can also keep a record…

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Term Paper

Children

Causes of Teen Violence

Words: 1650
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Teen Violence Imagine being caught in the middle of a crossfire with two students shooting and you are right in the middle of it. Well that is exactly what…

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Research Paper

Recreation

Negative Impact of Videogames on

Words: 4076
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

while the parents were asked to complete the Conners' Parent Rating Scale (CPRS). This helped the researchers obtain information regarding the behavioral abnormalities, hyperactivity, inattention, ADHD, etc. Statistical analysis…

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3 Pages
Essay

Recreation

Violent Video Games Don't Cause Kids to

Words: 1042
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Violent Video Games Don't Cause Kids to be Violent Do violent video games cause young people to become violent after playing the video games? This has been a hot…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Peer Pressure in Adolescence the

Words: 3818
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The findings of this study support the view that the effects of peer pressure are related to earlier processes in childhood. This has led to the recognized research imperative…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Juvenile Justice System History of

Words: 2779
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

What is significant about youth court is that the attorneys, jurors and even the judges are themselves adolescents and many times former defendants (Butts, Hoffman & Buck, 1999). The…

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4 Pages
Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control Argumentative

Words: 1411
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun control is one of the most polarizing issues of our time. Because this is such a controversial subject, it is actually harder to make a coherent case --…

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Term Paper

Psychology

Mental Illness and Economic Trends

Words: 1612
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

mental health field and the economy. The writer presents a hypothesis that the economic downturn can and does contribute to increased mental health issues. National economies fluctuate constantly. Sometimes…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Recreation

Video Games and Violence in

Words: 3864
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The second way is that individuals, specifically children can become desensitized to violence. This is because, daily exposure to violence may make one lose their emotional impact on them.…

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3 Pages
Essay

Energy

President Obama and Criminal Control Policy

Words: 993
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Comorbidity and Continuity of Psychiatric Disorders in Youth After Detention." The criminal justice issue selected is: juvenile detention reform. The article presents information of CCJTDC or the Cook County…

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Term Paper

Children

Media and Violence Does Media

Words: 1423
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Television remains the single most influential medium in the lives of young people. However, a three-year National Television Violence Study found: "two-thirds of all programming contains violence; children's programs…

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Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Victimization Juvenile Justice Victimization of Juveniles Is

Words: 870
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Victimization: Juvenile Justice Victimization of juveniles is more widespread and prevalent than is commonly perceived. This view is shared by many experts in the field who study the statistical…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Hip Hop Music

Words: 967
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hip-Hop Music Throughout history, popular music has changed constantly. Every time a new category of popular music is introduced to a new generation, there is always controversy. Elvis Presley,…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Sociology

Critical Thinking Paper Violent Behavior and Video Games

Words: 1535
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Introduction Video games have become a major form of leisure activity played by all persons starting from teenage. While for some, they are harmless activities used as pastimes, they…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Transportation

Skills and Strategies to Minimizing Conflicts

Words: 1290
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Conflict Management Project Analysis Were you surprised by the results of your conflict management style assessment? Why or why not? Explain. I was not surprised by the results of…

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