Criminology Questions and Answers

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Photography is extremely important to crime scene investigation because it establishes what the crime scene looked like at the time that investigators got there. This is extremely important for...

Latest answer posted March 1, 2013 8:54 pm UTC

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Pros: The NCVS provides data on unreported crimes. Many crimes, especially sex crimes, are not reported to the police, so the NCVS serves a useful purpose in providing valuable information on a...

Latest answer posted December 17, 2018 8:23 am UTC

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Criminology is a multidisciplinary field because it involves social and psychological components in its basic goal of understanding crime and criminal behavior. Criminology is not primarily...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2013 12:03 am UTC

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It would be somewhat difficult to use power-control theory to explain an overall drop in crime because power-control theory has more to do with the relative likelihood that young men and young...

Latest answer posted November 18, 2012 4:32 am UTC

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True. Most people believe a sexual perpetrator would receive a lengthy sentence, given the nature of their crime against a vulnerable victim. While age did play as an influencing factor, most...

Latest answer posted January 7, 2016 3:36 am UTC

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Criminology, the science of identify criminal behavior, is a combination of several other branches of learning, or college-level disciplines, notably microanalysis (physiological and chemical),...

Latest answer posted August 11, 2012 10:02 pm UTC

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Science is a general term that describes the collection and organization of ideas and understanding them through series of explanations, tests and experimentations. On the other hand a brief...

Latest answer posted July 12, 2013 3:53 pm UTC

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The focus of differential association theory is on the definitions of learnable behaviors that lawful or criminal. In associations, when the quantity of definitions that tend toward, or are...

Latest answer posted June 26, 2013 10:56 pm UTC

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The main reason why women would be less likely to report sexual assaults (when compared to other crimes) is that they would be likely to fear the way they might be treated by the police and, if it...

Latest answer posted March 9, 2013 2:19 am UTC

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The study of criminology is a broad academic field. One textbook that I have (Criminology, by Larry Siegel, 11th Edition) briefly defines criminology in two related ways. It says that that...

Latest answer posted June 10, 2015 1:34 pm UTC

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Approaches to criminology in the twentieth century can broadly be divided into those that focus on structure than those that focus on process. The structural approach examines the relationship...

Latest answer posted September 28, 2019 12:56 am UTC

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There are a number of different careers a person with such a degree could pursue. The careers would depend to some degree on what sort of a specialty a person pursued within criminology. For...

Latest answer posted March 28, 2012 4:11 am UTC

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Camera plays a big role in crime scene since it can really tract the evidences that can eventually lead to the solving of the case. Photo-logging is a method of securing the images in a crime by...

Latest answer posted March 7, 2013 3:40 pm UTC

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