Conservation vs Preservation Conservation and preservation activities are currently part of all national forest management programs. The “Bridger Teton Environmental Science” video discusses the controversy between those who want to harvest the resources of one section of the forest in an environmentally friendly way and others who believe it should be left in its original state. View the “Bridger Teton” Environmental Science video located in Ch. 2 of WileyPLUS®. Write two letters to the editor of your local newspaper. The first letter must be from the standpoint of a conservationist and the second one must be from the standpoint of […]
Ancient Art “Animals and Deities” As we’ve studied, animals were very important to ancient Egyptians – some were considered sacred, while others were used for farming or other domesticated activities. Choose one animal listed below and post a discussion board essay about the animal’s purpose in ancient Egyptian art. IN YOUR OWN WORDS, describe what the animal represented, where they would be depicted in art scenes, what deity it was associated with (if any), etc. This post should be two paragraphs minimum. Use this link as a helpful starting resource: http://www.touregypt.net/featurestories/animalgods.htm Baboon Ibis Cats Lions Cattle Ostrich Cobra Pigs […]
Natural Resources and Energy Paper s a forest, grassland, or a marine or freshwater aquatic ecosystem. •Identify associated with agriculture. •Identify and discuss the effects a growing human population may have on that ecosystem’s resources, including loss or harm to populations of wild species. •Discuss one management practice for sustainability and conservation of natural resources in that ecosystem. •Identify the risks and benefits of extracting or using one type of nonrenewable and one type of renewable energy resource from that ecosystem, or in areas near that ecosystem. •Assess management practices for sustainability and conservation of natural resources and energy. […]
Comparison of States of Tonicity & Enzymes Cell Structure and Function: Tonicity and pH Margaret E. Vorndam, M.S. Version 42-0038-00-01 LAB REPORT ASSISTANT This document is not meant to be a substitute for a formal laboratory report. The Lab Report Assistant is simply a summary of the experiment’s questions, diagrams if needed, and data tables that should be addressed in a formal lab report. The intent is to facilitate students’ writing of lab reports by providing this information in an editable file which can be sent to an instructor. OBSERVATIONS Data Table 1: Comparison of States of Tonicity Attachments wk4Enzymesformatted.doc […]
Victims Rights Since the 1980s, victims have influenced the justice system by demanding a role in the decision-making process. Compose a paper discussing what has been done to provide a role for, and to protect the rights of, victims in the criminal justice system. The paper should include a broad overview of the victims’ rights movement, and the public policy (purpose of the changes implemented) that has been the foundation of victims’ rights movement. Your completed assignment should be 2-3 page(s) in length.
The Color of Justice Resources: The Color of Justice: Race, Ethnicity, and Crime in America Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on the Furman v. Georgia case. Be sure to include the following: Explain how racial discrimination is a consideration in the decision and the ultimate impact of the case. Provide applications and examples of the case in more recent sentencing cases. Analyze the decision. State whether you agree or disagree and provide an explanation why. Format your paper in accordance with APA guidelines.
Centralized Budgeting Prepare to participate in a debate on the following topic: Should budget authority be granted across multiple levels in a criminal justice organization or centralized by a separate city or government unit? Part I Create an outline supporting your position. You should include a minimum of 5 points and each point should be fully supported with sub points. Part II Create an outline countering your original position. You should have a minimum of 5 points and each point should be fully supported with sub points.
Ethical and Criminal Responsibility Review the Ethics in Action scenario in Chapter 7 of your text. Write a paper of not more than 1,050 words in which you answer the following questions: •Does an employer have an ethical obligation to take corrective or preventative action when the employer knows, or has reason to know, that the employee poses a danger to others? •Does it matter whether the employer has irrefutable evidence that the employee poses a danger to others or whether the employer has only a reasonable suspicion to that effect? •If an employer has an ethical obligation to take […]
ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION On May 1, 1995, the famed Boston rock and roll club Euphoria burned to the ground. Luckily, the fire began at 2:00 a.m. and no one was injured. The highly anticipated and sold out May 2, 1995, concert of the New York rock group Zephyr was cancelled by Jack Owens, the owner of Euphoria. Owens received significant insurance payments following the fire that destroyed Euphoria. Owens also received and rejected numerous offers to rent space for the May 2, 1995 Zephyr concert. A major dispute between Zephyr and Owens erupted when the May 2, 1995, concert was […]
Fair Labor Standards Act You are the owner of a small chain of hotels, and you are concerned about the United States Department of Labor’s (DOL) new rules under the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. In order to be eligible for one of the white-collar exemptions to the overtime rules, you must pay an employee a minimum weekly salary of $455 per week, or $23,660 per year, whereas the previous threshold was $250 per week. Employees making less than $455 per week generally cannot be exempt. This will cost you money either in overtime pay or higher […]