Essays about: "criminal pathways"

Found 5 essays containing the words criminal pathways.

  1. 1. The Effects of Territorial Availability on Large-Scale Criminal Violence: Addressing the Elephant in the Room

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Jose Francisco Urrutia Reyes; [2022]
    Keywords : criminal violence; Latin America; gangs; territorial availability;

    Abstract : Large-scale criminal violence (LCV) as a phenomenon has had little academic discussion despite its large effects in the lives of thousands of people around the world, with regions such as Latin America being particularly affected by it. Despite the extensive literature on civil conflicts on one hand, and criminal and gang behavior on the other, there is still an important gap on the causes of violence perpetrated by organized criminal actors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stories of persistence and desistance: A study on Maltese ex-inmates’ pathways in and out of crime

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Jolin Mifsud; [2022]
    Keywords : desistance; persistence; identity; criminal pathways; narratives; social interactions; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates five ex-inmates’ narratives on their pathways in and out of crime in Malta. In-depth interviews were conducted to generate their stories. Previous studies on criminal pathways tend to prioritise either the persistence or desistance path and present each path as a linear process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Stars Eating Planets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Astronomi

    Author : John Wimarsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Earth and planetary astrophysics; planetary dynamics; planet-planet scattering; planet consumption; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In a phase of instability during the dynamical evolution of some multiple exoplanetary systems, exchange of angular momentum and/or energy through gravitational interactions between planets will lead to alterations of their orbital properties. In some cases, planetary orbits end up crossing, which leads to close encounters between two planets. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Intersectional Approach to Earlier Interventions within the Criminal Justice System in the UK : An Analysis of Two Governmental Documents

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Lee Martin; [2019]
    Keywords : criminal justice system; gender; intersectionality; feminist pathways theory; strategy;

    Abstract : This thesis seeks to explore how two governmental documents discuss earlier preventions of criminality. The two documents analyzed are the Female Offender Strategy and The Government’s Approach to Crime Prevention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Girls' and boys' pathways to norm-breaking behavior: A critical review of an old issue

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för beteende-, social- och rättsvetenskap; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för beteende-, social- och rättsvetenskap

    Author : Åsa Magnusson; Lina Nyqvist; [2006]
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    Abstract : ÖREBRO UNIVERSITET Institutionen för beteende-, social och rättsvetenskap Socionomprogrammet, C-uppsats, socialt arbete 41-60 p Höstterminen 2005 Åsa Magnusson & Lina Nyqvist Flickors och pojkars vägar in i normbrytande beteende: En kritisk litteraturstudie av ett omdiskuterat fenomen Sammanfattning Ungdomar har i alla tider engagerat sig i normbrytande beteende och de har visat sig vara den mest kriminellt aktiva gruppen i samhället. Studiens syfte är att undersöka flickors och pojkars vägar in i ett normbrytande beteende med fokus på relationer, samt att utröna hur diskussionen om könsspecifik behandling gestaltas i forskning. READ MORE