December 6, 2018

representatives at all levels of government

representatives at all levels of government This assignment is designed for you to find out about your representatives at all levels of government, where they stand on one issue you care about, and what you think/feel about what you find out. You must type up—double spaced, in at least 6 pages—the following: 1. What is the issue you have chosen? Write a paragraph (or no more than a page) explaining what it is about this issue that is important to you. Why is it an important issue to you? How does it affect your life, family, friends, and community? 2. […]
December 6, 2018

Define the policy issue

Define the policy issue Watch the following video: The Prison State: (Links to an external site.) Complete the following questions in essay (APA) format: Define the policy issue being discussed – clearly and precisely; What is the cause(s) of the problem? How is the problem measured? What is the magnitude of the problem? (how big is it?) Provide background for the issue – economic, social, cultural, governing, political or other context Insert one chart/table from your own online research, or self-generated, that illustrates an aspect of the policy issue. Identify at least two experts providing information in the film […]
December 6, 2018

Impact on government

Impact on government 1) Select one idea each from the modern philosophers – Sartre, Arendt, and Rawls – and discuss how that idea is influencing a modern government today. I need it to be One paragraph each and one reference each. 2) Is there an idea you’d like to see influencing government, that isn’t? one paragraph for this question. Must be plagiarism free and answer all questions asked please
December 5, 2018

Catasteophic Event Response

Catasteophic Event Response For this week’s assignment, you will write a 1-2 page essay on psychological command. Be sure to address all prompts and cite your sources in APA format. This is worth 75 points, so be thorough and give your best effort. Chapter 10 explores the legal ramifications of psychological command. Your assignment this week is to read the section on page 364 of your text about the psychology of command. Answer the following questions in reference to this subject: ◦What is the psychology of command? ◦Why is psychology of command important? ◦What are the different types of psychology […]
December 5, 2018

Social Psychology

Social Psychology Beliefs and Attitudes Essay People don’t like it when their beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors are inconsistent. We don’t approve of this inconsistency in others, either. In a two-page essay, consider why this is so by answer the following questions: ◦Describe each of the three consistency theories. How do they differ? ◦Describe how your beliefs influence your behavior. Give an example. ◦Describe how your attitudes influence your behavior. How does this differ from your beliefs impacting your behavior? Provide an example. ◦Have you ever changed your beliefs or attitudes because of inconsistency? Explain. Book source:Baumeister, R. & Bushman, B. […]
December 5, 2018

Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology People often take shortcuts in problem solving and quickly arrive at answers. Known as heuristics, these shortcuts may increase the speed of decisions but may also decrease the accuracy of those decisions. The experiment used in this assignment deals with inaccurate decisions based on the conjunction fallacy, where people think the chance of two events happening at the same time is greater than just one event occurring. However, the chance of one event occurring is greater than two events occurring; hence, the fallacy. Access the CogLab demonstration Typical Reasoning. Follow the instructions to complete the demonstration. Next, answer […]
December 5, 2018

Purpose To Provide You With An Opportunity

Purpose To Provide You With An Opportunity Psychology week- 4 Purpose: To provide you with an opportunity to experience a group setting and analyze how the presence of others substantially influences the behaviors of its members through social facilitation. Process: You will participate as a guest at an interest group meeting in your community to gather data for a qualitative research paper. Once you have located an interest group, contact stakeholders and explain the purpose of your inquiry. After you receive permission to participate, you will schedule a date to attend the meeting; at which time you will observe the […]
December 5, 2018

Define The Tactics Of One Terrorist Group From Following List

Define The Tactics Of One Terrorist Group From Following List Define the tactics of one terrorist group from the following list: al Qaeda, Hezbollah, Hamas, the Islamic Brotherhood, or the IRA. Provide two examples of attacks carried out by this terrorist organization. Include the following information for each attack: when, where, type of attack (nail bomb, suicide bomber, car bomb, explosives, etc.), and casualties/wounded. Briefly explain how first responders reacted and cared for the wounded. Explain what first responders could have done better, and why these actions need improvement. Support your thoughts and ideas with appropriate resources.
December 5, 2018

Centervale and Counterterrorism

Centervale and Counterterrorism It’s 4:15 p.m., and a “Breaking News” alert flashes across the television channels. Jim Jones, one of the local news anchors, interrupts the regularly scheduled program with devastating news: The city of Gainsville, a high-profile and very prosperous neighboring city, has suffered a terrorist attack. Jones reads the report, “Ladies and gentlemen, I have some terrible news. Moments ago, two college students, believed to be part of an unidentified terrorist group, launched an attack on the city of Gainsville. The details of the attack are still being collected, but what we know now is that they have […]
December 5, 2018

Compare and contrast the president’s crime control policy

Compare and contrast the president’s crime control policy Discussion 1: Compare and contrast the president’s crime control policy with crime control policy of governors and mayors. Is there consistency between policies at different levels of government? Did the crime control policy change based on the political party of the president, the governor, or the mayor? Marion and Oliver (2012) state, “The president’s agenda is but one aspect of the total government agenda, but it carries significant weight in the realm of moving policies from the systemic to the institutional agenda” (p. 109). One of the key elements of the president’s […]
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