Category: Violence

Cartoon Violence term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Ever remember watching Looney Tunes, the cartoon show when you were a child? Of course you do because it was funny and you could sit and watch it all afternoon. You didn t watch it because of the voilence in it, you really didn t even notice the violence, but it was there. Violence has always been present in all types of cartoons. A lot…

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Gun Control In Ca term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Firearm regulation has had little effect in decreasing the violence in California. Laws were passed to restrain in the rising percentages of violence. One example of such a law is the Brady Bill. The bill was passed in 1993 and enforced a fifteen-day waiting period for firearm purchases. Due to the passing of gun control laws in the state of California, a lot of controversy…

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Rape Sheild Law term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

In the 1970’s, under pressure from feminist activists, lawyers, and legislators, most states changed their rape laws to ease the emotional burden of rape victims who testified in court. They had found that, for many women, going through the legal process was as painful as the rape itself. No longer did a woman have to show up in the court with broken bones and missing…

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Teenage Violence term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

LET THE PUNISHMENT FIT THE CRIME. Armed with education, discipline and a restructured penal system the time has come for us to draw the line with today+s violent youth and begin to treat them as adults. |Homicide arrests of kids, ages ten through fourteen, rose from 194 to 301 between 1988 and 1992.X( |MinerbrookX 36) |In 1986, a majority of cases in New York City+s…

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Violence and Greed in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Violence and greed motivate much of the characters’ actions in Mark Twain’s, TheAdventures of Huckleberry Finn. Acts of violence include1 the Grangerfords feud withthe Shepardsons, the robbers’ plans for Jim Turner, and one town’s revenge against theKing and Duke. Also, Jim’s escape and his plans to steal his children, possibly with thehelp of an abolitionist, is…

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To find a realistic and logical answer to this question I felt it important to begin at the beginning. I wanted to know if this is a legitimate problem, or if this was another politically correct way of blaming television for a societal problem. So, on this journey I began with the introduction of television to the public. The official starting date for television in…

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With the increase in society taking a stance against violence by many people, sports has become an areawhere some feel that the violent acts such as the hitting and fighting that occurs should be eliminated.You can not change something that has been around for so long because it would change the aspect of thegame to something completely different. The elimination of violence should not be…

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Handguns term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

All handguns must be banned because they are the cause (s) of many deaths amongst the people of the world today. Gun violence result in fifty percent of today’s tragedies. Handguns causes too many deaths, the government need to make gun less accessible, and the law/law enforcement need to really enforce the laws they make. First, and foremost many handguns have claimed the lives of…

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Rape term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Rape This paper will focus on the social and cultural conditions that intensify or perpetuate rape. The causes and reasons for rape are deeply entrenched in our social structure. We can explore some of the motivations and circumstances which lead men to rape. We have learned that some men rape out of anger and a need to overpower, dominate, and humiliate. We can also look…

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English 111, Section 06 23 October 1999 ¡°TV: The Other Parent¡± Is it parents¡¯ fault or children¡¯s that they sit hours in front their big glowing box mesmerized, and learning violent behavior as a means of relating to others. The truth about television violence and children has been shown. Studies have been carried out and all the results point to the same conclusion: Violence on…

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