Dissertations on Criminology

Criminology is a social science that applies elements of sociology, psychology and law in the study of crime, criminal behaviour and law enforcement.

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Introduction: Criminology Dissertation Titles. We have provided this selection of example criminology dissertation titles to help and inspire you.... Last modified: 28th Jul 2021

Criminology Dissertation Topics
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Introduction: Choosing to write about prison and the society could make for a very interesting dissertation topic. You could take a look at prisoner rights, rehabilitation or their integration back into society. These example topics could help you decide.... Last modified: 22nd Mar 2021

Literature Review on Rape in Prisons
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Introduction: Rape and other sexual crimes are recorded publicly in the USA largely due to trials and news reports.  However, there is another area where sexual crimes are not as publicly reported: prisons.... Last modified: 19th Mar 2021

Psychological Evaluation of an Offender Case Study
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Introduction: There are numerous assessments may be used to evaluate Ryan. The most commonly used assessments to assess the client’s general health and mental status are the Mental Status Exam (MSE).... Last modified: 9th Mar 2021

Management of Criminal Activities from Prisons in the US
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Introduction: This research study focuses on prison crimes in the USA. In order to evaluate these crimes, newspaper reports and press release of court cases will be utilized to understand the nature of these crimes.... Last modified: 9th Mar 2021

Female Participation in Terrorism
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Introduction: Around the world, topics of political violence, ‘jihad’, and terrorism dominate todays media, public and political discourses.... Last modified: 9th Mar 2021

Terrorism: Causes, Effects and Prevention Strategies
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Introduction: In the last quarter of the century, there is a dramatic change in most of the terrorist activities, as they are well-planned, with a purpose to accomplish a precise identifiable and seemingly attainable political goal.... Last modified: 9th Mar 2021

Causes and Effects of Growing Terrorism
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Introduction: There are very few humans in the world today who have not had their lives altered or affected in some way through terrorist acts or the threat from terrorism.... Last modified: 9th Mar 2021

An Extraordinary Experiment: Transitional Justice at the ECCC
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Introduction: An Extraordinary Experiment: Transitional Justice at the ECCC I   Introduction In April 2015, Cambodia marked the 40th anniversary of the ‘Fall of Phnom Penh’.[1] Four decades earlier, soldiers... Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Cannabis and Adolescent Perceptions
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Introduction: Introduction The age of initiation of cannabis use is changing with younger children and adolescents reporting daily cannabis use. According to the national institute on drug abuse (NIDA) (2014), 16.... Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Booker Disparity and Data-Driven Sentencing for Offenders
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Introduction: Abstract Sentencing disparity among similar offenders has increased at a disconcerting rate over the last decade. Some judges issue sentences twice as harsh as peer judges, meaning that a defendant... Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Victims of Child Sexual Abuse: Civil and Criminal Actions
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Introduction: PA HB 612 – Seeks to amend Title 42 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) in order to allow victims of child sexual abuse to file criminal and/or civil actions... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Increases in Hate Crime Following the EU Referendum
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Introduction: The increases in hate crime following the EU referendum represents merely the tip of the iceberg for hate crime.  These increases come at a time when the police and the CPS are already failing to de... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

How Technology Has Facilitated Cyber-bullying
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Introduction: Table of Contents 1.0 Acknowledgements 2.0 Abstract 3.0 Introduction 4.0 Project Aim and Objectives 5.0 Scope and Rationale 6.0 Literature Review 7.0 Methodologies 7.1 Epistemology 7.2 Paradigm 7.3 Me... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Behind Bars: The Truth about Drugs in Prisons
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Introduction: Abstract The consumption and dealing of drugs has long been a criminal offence, so how are drugs finding their way into prisons that are meant to be secure places of law enforcement?  To be able ... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Disproportionate Policing Against Certain Social Groups
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Introduction: Discuss the proposition that contemporary forms of policing and/or social control are used disproportionally against particular social groups and assess the implications of this. Social control ca... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Evaluation of Proactive Policing Effectiveness
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Introduction: Evaluating effectiveness of proactive policing; Are changes needed? Introduction There have been numerous changes within the criminal justice system and policing. The beginning of policing foll... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Human Trafficking Rates in the Wealthiest Countries
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Introduction: Prosecuting, Protecting and Preventing Human Trafficking: How does the United States Compare with other Nations? Abstract Global awareness of human trafficking has increased since the Trafficki... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019