CRIMINOLOGY Criminology is the academic study of crime, and yet its scope is further reaching than the study of 'breaking the law'. In introductions to criminology various different definitions of crime are often posed - is it possible to take a simplistic view?

Many elementary teachers use rewards to motivate students to exhibit appropriate behavior and to achieve academically. Research shows, however, that rewards have limited utility as motivators and are effective only when used under specific conditions. There is also a philosophical argument against u

After this year's melodrama with hung parliaments and coalition governments, has politics become too focused on party rather than policy? And could we envisage a nonpartisan system of government, perhaps similar to that of Republican Rome, but where politicians can be individually elected and remove

We think that fast food advertising should be banned for many reasons for example, many fast food companies have supporting chariities (ronald mcdonald house), fast food adds dontt actually force you to buy a product they only suggest it, also fast food buisness men make their money out of their fas

Local councils and businesses have become so risk averse in recent years that they refuse to let their employees or the public do the most basic of tasks. In Dudley, England, local people were warned off cutting the grass verge outside their homes because they did not have the correct insurance.

Many children in America eat large amounts of junk food, and this can cause health problems. In fact, junk food is even sold in the vending machines of many schools. This debate is about the good and bad points for how junk food should be banned. Whether you believe junk food is unhealthy, or you t

Size zero should be banned.
In our modern and media influenced society there is an increasing presentation of beauty in women, using extremely thin models. Petite, skinny and beautiful models are frequently size zero (UK size 4) and labelled as such, promote this body type to the public. But