crj 308 wk 4 - eadings 1. To help complete this weeks...

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eadings 1. To help complete this week’s assignments, read the following chapters from Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach: Chapter 13: Sexual Assault of Children and Youth and Other Sexual Offenses Chapter 14: Property and Public Order Crime Chapter 15: Violent Economic Crime and Crimes of Intimidation Chapter 16: Substance Abuse, Alcohol, and Crime Supplemental Reading 1. View the presentation titled: Addiction: It's a Brain Disease Beyond Reasonable Doubt . (This presentation focuses on brain disease and the relationship to crime. Reviewing this material adds to the understanding of this week's learning outcomes.) Discussions To participate in the following discussions, go to this week's Discussion link in the left navigation: 1. The Victims Choose any three crimes covered in this week's readings. Discuss them from the perspective of the psychological effects on their victims. Your post should contain three crimes and effects on the victims and discuss a minimum of two psychological effects for each of the three crimes. Your response should be a minimum 250 words and reference at least two scholarly sources in proper APA format. Please respond to at least two of your classmates postings. 2. Sexual Crimes against Children Select, explain, then compare and contrast three theories of explanations of why certain adult males prefer children for sexual gratification. Your response should be a minimum 250 words and reference at least two scholarly sources in proper APA format. Please respond to at least two of your classmates postings. Quizzes To complete this quiz, go to this week's Quiz link in the left navigation: Week Four Quiz LB4-Guidance (CRJ308) We continue to have some great postings and discussions each week, however, remember to post responses to at least two of your classmates. As much as I hate to subtract points for grammatical and spelling errors, I hate to subtract
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points for not completing assignments (e.g. not responding to fellow classmates’ postings) even more! As a reminder, I suggest that you write your postings in a Word document and then “copy and paste” into your Discussion Board thread. This provides you with a tool for checking grammar and spelling. Some of the important points we will cover include: €€€€€€€ Outline the demographic and other characteristics of child molesters. €€€€€€€ Explain the psychological effects of various crimes on victims. €€€€€€€ Evaluate the psychological motives attached to property crimes. Evaluate the relationship between alcohol and drug abuse and crime. In your reading Chapters Thirteen, Fourteen, Fifteen and Sixteen in Criminal Behavior: A Psychosocial Approach , it is imperative that you understand the concepts discussed in each. In Chapter Thirteen: “
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This note was uploaded on 07/11/2011 for the course CRIMINAL J 308 taught by Professor ????????? during the Spring '11 term at Ashford University.

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