Download file to see previous pages...
There are very slight differences in their attitudes towards criminality as compared to non-college students. However the study also showed that college students are less likely to engage in criminal activities partly because their environment provides less opportunity for committing such offenses.
The purpose of the study is to determine whether college students are the appropriate subjects of research which deal with criminology. This study will be of interest to other researchers in the field of criminology as it might affect their theories and findings if college students are used and they turn out to be an inappropriate sample.
The data source is the National Youth Survey Series which is “one of the longest running and most extensive investigations into adolescent and young adult behaviors and attitudes in the world and consists of individuals in age groups pertinent to the research question at hand” (Wiecko 1187).
One of the limitations of the research is that it was not possible to determine who among the students attended different types of educational institutions. Another limitation is that the NYS is becoming obsolete so much so that it may not reflect the current trends in the study of criminology. The NYS data was collected in 1983 and the measures used may no longer be applicable at present. Since the research is based on self-reported behaviors, one tends to question the truthfulness of those answering the survey.
The research did not give information on the college and non-college student’s economic class or status. One believes that this data has an effect on the tendency to commit a crime. Furthermore, the study did not offer detailed information on the profile of the non-college students and how they were
...Download file to see next pagesRead More
Extensively drunk collage girls most of the times face sexual assault and rape. Academic analysis of American cities indicates the decline in academic grading of drunken students. Students habitual of extensive alcohol intake, lag behind in the academic and physical activities.
Clearly, some students make this choice quite easily. This is because, considering many factors in their lives, one option is clearly better than the other is. Therefore, the following comparison and contrast works on the assumption that everything is equal.
Why do College Students Procrastinate? The life of a college student is filled with distractions that unintentionally make them defer doing the proper work on their college requirements. Aside from technological gadgets like tablet PC's, Ipads, and mobile phones, there are also a number of other psychological and physical reasons that tend to provide these students with reasons to procrastinate.
It is seriously vital that the wide variety of content assessments used for ELLs be legitimate and fair. Even though, this task is not easy, it is the answer to enhancing educational chances for language-minority learners. ELLs are learners who are still enhancing proficiency in English (Hakuta, 2009).
Derivatives can be based on different types of assets such as commodities, equities, bonds, interest rates, exchange rates or indexes such as stock market index, consumer price index. Their performance can determine both the amount and the
In fact, many go for reasons that have nothing to do with furthering their education or increasing their knowledge for some future career. There are three reasons, it seems, that students attend college, with one being to receive an education, the second is to
Resultantly, fewer students enroll in college, and those who do, have to work really hard to be able to pay their way through college.
a. In today’s world, “the only way that most Americans can fulfill their aspirations for middle-class status is through acquiring a
The validity of the measurement defines the rate at which any instrument or an approach is successful in the description or the quantification of the measures that it is designed to measure. Validity portrays the errors in measurement that are
She does not understand the full potentiality and scope of her profession. A teacher’s role does not finish in school but also should extend to parents if the child’s welfare demands for it. Students are supported