Essays about: "Crime"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 442 essays containing the word Crime.

  1. 1. Do Suspects Use the Counter-Interrogation Strategies They Say They Use?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Håkansson; [2020-02-25]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study was to identify guilty suspects’ counter-interrogation strategies and compare self-reported strategies and objective behaviors. Participants (N = 299) committed a mock crime and were then asked to convince an interviewer of their innocence. Self-reports regarding strategies and interview transcripts were coded and compared. READ MORE

  2. 2. Partners in crime – How cabbage seed weevil assists brassica pod midge in damaging pods of winter oilseed rape in fields in Southern Sweden : how is insect abundance related to crop damage?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Sarah Heithausen; [2020]
    Keywords : monitoring; Ceutorhynchus obstrictus; Dasineura brassica; Brassica napus; Integrated Pest Management; economic threshold; pan trap; sticky trap;

    Abstract : The brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae) has emerged as an important pest causing problems in Winter Oilseed Rape (WOSR) (Brassica napus ssp. napus) production in Southern Sweden during recent years. Adult female D. brassicae oviposit into WOSR pods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mind the gap - save lives? : A regression analysis examining how economic inequality affects violent crime, with a special focus on Latin America

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Tybrandt; [2020]
    Keywords : Economic inequality; violent crime; income inequality; homicide; Latin America;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study the relationship between economic inequality and violent crime, primarily on a global level but additionally with a special focus on Latin America. Three different regression models are used; a multiple linear regression model with cross- national data on a global level, and a multiple linear regression model with panel data as well as a fixed effects regression model with panel data for Latin America. READ MORE

  4. 4. Obstructing justice in white-collar crime investigations : When suspects appeal against Switzerland's Mutual Legal Assistance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karine Pfenniger; [2020]
    Keywords : White-collar crime; economic crime; Mutual Legal Assistance; MLA; Switzerland; appeal; Transnational Criminal Law; TCL;

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  5. 5. Important system updates needed! : Masculinised logics and gendered path dependence in the European Union’s cybercrime institutions

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Felicia Rhedin; [2020]
    Keywords : cybersecurity; cybercrime; European Union; EU; EC3; feminist institutionalism; path dependence; cyber violence; VAW; VAWG; cybersäkerhet; cyberbrottslighet; EU; feministisk institutionalism; stigberoende; cybervåld;

    Abstract : This thesis approaches the EU’s cybersecurity discourse from a feminist angle, using a theoretical perspective based on feminist institutionalism and path dependence. The aim is to explore what conceptual logics make it possible for the EU to conceptualise cybersecurity and -crime “problems” in a genderblind way. READ MORE