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Top Sites for Christian Singles - Top Sites for Christian Singles "You cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with." --Wayne Dyer While I enjoy being single, I do occasionally like male company for dinner, dancing or just good conversation. Fortunately, there are many sites for singles to find friends, dates and even mates; however, I was interested in sites for Christian singles. After contacting several megachurches to inquire as to which sites were most used by their singles, we learned that the directors for the ministries were not asking this question and the singles where not volunteering the information—although the felt the services were being used....   [tags: Social Media] 1143 words
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Social Network Sites and Social Interaction - ... After joining a SNSs, users are encouraged to upload a “profile picture”, and this image appears in everything that is directly related to them (cite history). A profile picture is to be looked at by others. The profile picture a user chooses, is next to his name, and it is this image that other users see when browsing profiles or when communication exchange through SNSs occurs. All individuals give and give off signs or social cues that help develop a desirable perceivable image (cite Goffman)....   [tags: online communication and socialization] 1410 words
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The Psychology of Social Media - Living in the 21st century requires one to stay current with latest technological advancements. Ever since the development of social networking sites, people are now able to create a carefully-crafted identity for themselves. This has led psychologists to question how well these online personalities match the person in front of the computer. The innovative branch of media psychology looks into how social networking portrays individuals and initiates human interactions within a society. A basic question is how well are people able to get to know each other through social networking sites....   [tags: Facebook Twitter YouTube Essays]
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Privacy and Security Issues on Facebook - Executive Summary Problem Statement: In this white paper we will address how privacy and security can be improved on Facebook. Important Points: · Background of Facebook · Privacy Problems with Facebook · Possible Security and Privacy Solutions · Summary · Works Cited Background of Facebook Facebook allows people to connect with friends across the seas with different cultures. Originally, Facebook was started in 2003 by a man named Mark Zuckerburg in his college dorm room at Harvard University....   [tags: Social Networking, Online Privacy]
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Searching for My Education Soul Mate - The time is quickly approaching for me to submerge myself into the college application process. Finding the perfect college should not be taken lightly and I have found the never-before discovered key to success. Today, adults utilize our advanced technology to assist them in their failing love lives; over the past decade or so dating websites have contributed a whole new avenue to finding one’s perfect match. And the dynamic of this epidemic has leaked into the college application process. Students must understand that applying to college is the same thing as creating a profile on an education dating site....   [tags: university, honesty, relationship] 565 words
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Is Psychological Profiling the Solution to Terrorism? - ... The Mad Bomber investigation is one of the most well known cases that psychologists were allowed to investigate. As a result of Jack Brussel’s spot-on detailed description of the Mad Bomber, police started to consult with more psychologists and psychiatrists. Psychological Profilers have abetted in multiple well-known cases and have locked up some serious psychos, such as, Jack the Ripper and the Green River Killer. Psychological Profiling is very effective because it uses the style and nature of the crime to apprehend its offender and has a higher closing rate than cases used without it....   [tags: mad bomber, crime, police] 731 words
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The Use of Profiling to Combat Terrorism - Profiling by Israel security forces is a very important factor when it comes to fighting terrorism. Profiling allows for certain types of people with similar characteristics to be grouped and identified to help understand why certain people commit different crimes. Because the profile of a terrorist has changed over time, Israel now uses a type of profiling that is predictive. Instead of looking at the crime after it has already been committed to profile the criminal, Israel uses predictive profiling to determine the suspicion and threat of everybody before any criminal activity is able to occur....   [tags: Terrorism ]
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The Basics of Online Dating - Love has been around since the beginning of time and for as long as romantic relationships have been around; people have tried various ways of meeting one another. The mid-1990s marked the start of online dating and since then has evolved into a much more common method of dating. Online dating is typically taken advantage of in one of two ways. Some people prefer to create their own profile and rely on themselves to choose their mate choice, while others allow the online dating services to create matches between the online subscribers....   [tags: attraction, internet, romantic relatioships] 1681 words
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Thermodynamic Optimization of Flow Over an Isothermal Moving Plate - The system of equations 7 and 12 with their boundary conditions has been solved numerically with Shooting method where the results were in best agreement with previous studies [3]. Moreover, for the first time, an equation for generated entropy is presented and minimized inside the boundary layer over a moving flat plate. Having considered the concept of λ, the problem is studied for λ<0, λ<1 and λ>1. It is worth mentioning that we have assumed that in Eq.20,〖 θ〗_∞=2, Re=1000, Pr=1, Ec=0.01. Fig.1 shows velocity profile for a moving plate in opposite direction to free stream velocity, i.e....   [tags: Scientific Research ]
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Where did privacy go? - Media Article Dan Tynan, “Your Facebook profile may be sold by a Russian hacker”, PC World website, 26th April 2010. Section A – Presentation of the issue The first decade of the second millennium has seen a technological and communicational boom, something especially seen in everything which is inside or related to the internet. The internet and its facilities has become a very big part of the human of today as it is useful not only to individual people but to groups of people. The most popular form in which users get to use the internet these days is with social-networking....   [tags: Information Technology ]
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Facebook: Our Technological Human Web - What is it about Facebook that is so intriguing. It drives bosses and professors crazy as subordinates peruse profiles, notes and pictures of their friends and friends of friends instead of doing the tasks at hand. Is it that we can connect our past and present(what do you mean past and present) together in a public forum. Perhaps our intrigue is really fueled by the framework, multimedia elements, and multifacetedness of our profiles, which promote our narcissism in a socially acceptable public medium....   [tags: Social Networking, Online, Internet] 781 words
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The Truth about Facebook - ... With the rise of Facebook and other social networks, privacy is slowly given away. Most people do not realize it, but every time you use Facebook a piece of your personal information is leaked to the public (Jacob, Don). Facebook users have a false sense of online online anonymity as they believe that whatever they say or post cannot be trace back to them. As the result, Facebook users post embarrassing, humiliating, denigrating and hurtful content on their profile. They do not realize how many people that those contents can be access by a variety of people with different views on the matter....   [tags: social media, communication technolgy] 767 words
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Employer Contribution and Wager Report - ... The documents need to be scanned in under the Unique Batch number, as this is how they are Identified in FileNet. Indexing Values and Order Batch Number The batch number is created by the originating software known as ‘the Sun System’ and must follow the document all the way to FileNet. This will be manually entered by the User. NDShortName N/A BAM Headers do not have shortnames in file net. Subject Title BAM File UI Document Type FORM 3. Certified White Slips Certified White Slips will have a ILinx profile all of their own....   [tags: ILinx, business analysis] 2331 words
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Criminal Investigative Psychology - Criminal Investigative Psychology is the area in Forensic Psychology that is least likely to be acknowledged. The majority of people see this as merely a criminal justice area of expertise. In actuality, this area is strongly associated with how the human mind works. Psychologists can apply their knowledge of human motivation and behavior to areas in the criminal-investigative arena. The criminal profiler creates a psychological profile or picture of a suspect based on what he/she knows about motivation, mental illness, and also human behavior....   [tags: essays research papers] 347 words
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Criminal Profiling - The process of inferring the personality characteristics of individuals responsible for committing criminal acts has commonly been referred to as criminal profiling. (Turvey) Criminal profiling can also be referred to as, behavioral profiling because when a profiler creates a profile they refer to the behavior of the offender. The general term criminal profiling can also be referred to as crime scene profiling, criminal personality profiling, offender profiling, psychological profiling and criminal investigative analysis....   [tags: Criminology ]
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Social Media and its Influence on our Youth - The correlation between the development of youth and social media has become blatant. Although few of the consequences are favorable, the majority have displayed a negative impact. The drive social media can implement on youth is exceptional. The pressure and strain social media can place on our youth is an enduring force which leads individuals to question themselves as a person and feel inclined to fit a norm expressed in media and social media of our society. The underlying force social media can play in the lives of the youth is astonishing and is a force that must be dealt with and controlled, for it not only holds the power to give an individual strength, but also to break them down....   [tags: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube]
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Soical Netowrking: The New Way to Comunicate - As technology propels society into the 21st century, the archaic form of paper is being replaced by a digital world. Many see this shift as a positive because the world is going “green” and saving paper. Some say this change simply makes their lives easier. Others, however, are not so excited about it. The thought of everything going digital makes many people uneasy. No longer will people be sitting on their porches chatting about the evening’s newspaper, but rather, the evening’s newsfeed. Although there are many benefits to social networking, there are just as many dangers associated with it, particularly with adolescents....   [tags: comunication technology, internet]
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Negative Aspects of Online Dating - Negative Aspects of Online Dating With technology advances steadily in today’s society, individuals steadily advance too. One of these aspects includes dating. Individuals in today’s society hope to find companionship through online dating websites so that someday some online daters might be able to find a companion. With websites like eHarmony, Match, Christian Mingle, OkCupid, Black People Meet, and JDate, finding the one seems to be easier and more convenient than ever. Most of these websites even display statistics showing that one out of five relationships start online....   [tags: new age relationship searching]
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People Under the Age of 15 Should Not be on Facebook - There are things in the great world of Facebook that kids should not be exposed to at a young age, and it also can get quite annoying to older people who are using Facebook the way that it’s intended to be used. Facebook was created by Mark Zuckerberg, a Harvard undergraduate student, who was into creating websites. He started off with making a website that permitted students to see what classes their friends were in, so that they could see their friends in the class and want to join also. Later he wanted to transform his idea to an even greater website that would transform the world of social networking forever....   [tags: Social Networking, Social Network]
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Criminal Profiling Techniques - ... Influenced by the clinical method, it lacks scientific basis and thus receives negative criticisms. FBI method was actually devised based on interviews carried out with 36 American serial murderers, sample which is unrepresentative of the population. Also the way the FBI proceeds lacks clarity and thus it is difficult test its viability and usability (Ebisike, 2008, pp. 26-27). c. Investigative Psychology (IP) David Canter, professor at the University of Liverpool, developed the most scientifically based profiling method, IP....   [tags: criminology, investigative analysis]
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A Personal Reflection on the Importance of Differentiated Education - During the course of this class and a previous class I’ve been learning and researching the importance of differentiated instruction. It is by no means a new concept maybe just a new term. Take a one room school house, years ago. There were no separate grade levels. Everyone was in the same classroom with one teacher and the teacher taught to meet the needs of each student in the room. This was differentiated instruction; they just didn’t know it at the time. Differentiated instruction comes from the belief that there are differences among students, how they learn, learning preferences, and interests....   [tags: teaching, educator]
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Reasonable Suspicion in Law Enforcement - ... For example, in my personal experience, I usually think anybody that is out late is suspicious. If I see someone walking by the neighborhood at night, I just observe what they are doing and where they are going. The first thing that comes to my head is, “there probably up to no good.” Like I explained earlier, reasonable suspicion has to be drawn from the facts that someone is committing a crime or has committed a crime. Reasonable suspicion can’t be a hunch to stop someone over, but still there have been cases where police have been accused of not having....   [tags: lesser standard than probable cause] 901 words
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Case Study of Fluvial Landforms and Processes - Case Study of Fluvial Landforms and Processes All rivers aim to reach equilibrium so they are balanced and when they are in equilibrium from source to mouth a smooth curve is created called the graded long profile. However, as you can see from the diagram many rivers such as The Afon Glaslyn, do not acheive equilibrium and reach their graded long profile: Long Profile of Afon Glaslyn River with graded long profile [IMAGE][IMAGE] Rivers become out of equilibrium when there is a change in base (sea) level....   [tags: Papers] 1075 words
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Racial Profiling by Police - The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, categories all human beings as free. Article one identify all human beings as born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood. Article two states, Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, color, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status....   [tags: Black Lives Matter Essays]
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Benefits of Social Networking Sites - Throughout life, men, women, and youth meet people. These people will either leave a negative or positive effect on us and some will only be in our lives for a short period of time. However, once we start to lose contact with them questions arise and we begin to wonder: What does he/she look like now. ; Where has he/she been. ; How has he/she been. ; Why did we stop talking to one another. ; or what would our relationship be like if I had kept in contact with him/her. Well there is no need to wonder anymore....   [tags: Argumentative, Twitter, Facebook, social media]
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Social Networking: Privacy Issues - Is it an invasion of privacy, if we place our private thoughts and photos on social websites and other people besides out friends and family view it. Who really reads the terms of use and conditions in a privacy statement online. We just click the checkbox and keep on going. If we had to read each and every single line, no one would ever sign up on a social networking site. How do users protect themselves through the forest of privacy options so they can get the most out of Facebook, MySpace and Twitter with the least amount of risk....   [tags: Facebook, Twitter, Internet]
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A Comparison of Early Years Curricula in England and Scotland with a Focus on Planning and Assessment - In this essay I will outline the curricular systems for the 0-5 age group in England and Scotland. I will examine in detail the planning and assessment provisions of these systems which allow early years practitioners to gain insight into children's learning and to aid them in that regard. I will draw comparison between the practices of these two countries where possible, and provide criticism of each. The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) was implemented in England in 2008 and applies to all children aged 0-5....   [tags: Education, elementary education ]
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A Look Into the Impact of Facebook on Modern Relationships - Whichever category you fall under and select will grant you a different reaction from your Facebook friends and prompt new conversations. Facebook has become a major part of today’s society and has changed modern customs, like initiating and interpreting relationships. This technological innovation has redefined what it means to be in a relationship, as shown by the new importance of being Facebook official and displaying one of these relationship statuses. It allows people to put their love lives out in the public eye for any of their friends and acquaintances to see....   [tags: relationship, distrust, communitcation, happiness]
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Profiling is a Necessary Means for Discovering and Apprehending Criminals - Many studies have been made in the field of criminology, concluding that profiling is a necessary means for discovering and apprehending criminals. There are many different types of profiling and many people think of profiling differently; however, all types of profiling does work and is proven to help stop crime. This paper will explore the following: profiling and different forms of it, the closely related stop and frisk policy, different cities that have proven statistics that profiling does work, how airports are now profiling, and different serial killers that have been apprehended due to work from profilers....   [tags: criminology, racial profiling, terrorism]
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PM10 in Christchurch and the Impact It Has on Health - Air pollution, the contamination of air through pollutants and gases (The American Heritage Stedman’s Medical Dictionary, n.d.) is an issue greatly impacting New Zealand’s citizen’s health and in Christchurch, can account for up to 9.1% of all deaths (Palmer & Mann, 2011). More prevalent in winter, when the mountainous terrain, calm winter weather and the warm air layer allow for the emissions to become trapped in a cold air blanket, locking them in at street level, thus creating a temperature inversion; (University of Waikato, 2009), the recommended exposure to PM10, a pollutant with particles that have a diameter smaller than 10 microns (Ministry for the Environment, 2003) in Christchurch...   [tags: air pollution, New Zealand]
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Power to the Government or Power to the People - ... The government ordered their armies to use force in taking down these nonviolent demonstrations, yet they have refused to take responsibility for the actions of the army. Bashar al-Assad, the current president of Syria, has denied various accusations that he is responsible for the killings. Fouad Ajami, an expert on the Middle East, quoted him stating, “They are military forces that belong to the government. I don’t own them. No government kills its own people unless it is led by a crazy person” (Ajami 166)....   [tags: the Syrian conflict] 838 words
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Unsecured Privacy Settings, Cyber Bullying, and Facebook Crime - Face book is the world’s largest social networking site boasting over the five hundred million users. Face book allows its user’s the freedom to share videos, photos, links, and play games and interact with each other all over the world, however and whenever they feel to do so. Amidst such flexibility can come grim consequences. With diverse individuals possessing solitary personalities, instances of sabotage, devilment and wrong doings frequently coincide with the collision of personalities....   [tags: Crime, Cyberbullying, internet, social networking]
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The Main Characteristics for Success is Courage - ... This is one of the characteristics of the Learner Profile that I posses and demonstrate throughout my daily life. On a constant basis, both inside and out of school, I think deeply on things that pertain to a situation at hand, as well as, ideas and concepts that have no reference to anything relative. With the ability to formulate new and creative ideas that promote excellence and efficiency in every detail, I am constantly eager to create an outstanding product that serves as a betterment to the whole of society....   [tags: inquire, balance, thinkers] 1163 words
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The Effects of Social Media on Humans - ... Facebook users are spending 10.5 billion minutes (almost 20,000 years) on the social network. And, that’s not evolving mobile devices. So the social media is very popular as we can see and there is a lot of apps for the social media and when I say a lot I’m talking there are over 10 million Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and others apps. All of that just for one app that tells us that these apps are really growing fast over these last few years. Like I said before the social media is very big and I remember one day my little cousin was with me he’s only 4 years of age and he ask for my phone so I figured that he doesn’t know what to do with the phone what I thought is he only know...   [tags: behavioral psychology] 893 words
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The Fallibility of Partial DNA in Courts - ... Many labs do not have the funding or staffing for the amount of work they have (Hansen 1). Understaffing leads to less people having to fulfill a workload that is over their capacity, which easily can lead to error. DNA testing is proven to take concentration and with understaffing at forensic analysis labs, it could easily result in workers rushing through the test to meet the high volume. Also troubling, labs under law enforcement agencies are subjected to pressure to produce the results police are looking for (Hansen 1)....   [tags: Deoxyribonucleic Acid, society]
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The Characteristics os Middle School Learners - My first internship directive was to present a lesson on the characteristics of middle school learners and the middle school philosophy. It is important to note that I designed and taught this lesson before reading chapter five in the Ramsden (1992) text. Consequently, my journal reflection and later evaluation of the experience are appreciably different. To guide my lesson design, I established three student learning goals: (a) identify the emotional, physical, intellectual, and social characteristic constructs specific to the middle school learner; (b) analyze associations between the characteristic constructs and possible impediments to the middle school learning process; (c) generate acc...   [tags: education, middle school philosophy] 1020 words
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The Social Need for Forensic Psychology - The social need for Forensic Psychology arose from the need for expert testimony in a court of law. After Stern’s discoveries, psychologists began appearing more and more often in courts (Tartakovsky, 2011). The first instance was in Germany, when a defense attorney asked a psychologist Hugo Munsterberg to review a case in which his client confessed to murder, but then changed his mind and claimed that he was not guilty (Tartakovsky, 2011). The judge, after hearing Munsterberg’s opinion, however, was furious that Munsterberg thought that he had expertise in the case, and refused to believe in his assessment, and the man was found guilty and hung (Tartakovsky, 2011)....   [tags: expert testimony in a court of law] 1346 words
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Numerical Modeling of Low Concentration Al2O3/Water Nanofluid Heat Transfer in an Annulus with Two-phase Mixture Method - ... A comparison between experimental data and current study results for pure water is illustrated in Fig. 3. It is evident that numerical method results are in agreement with experimental data. Error of numerical method in predicting averaged Nusselt number is about 11%. In following sections processed data will be shown. Wall temperature is one of the most important parameter in design and restrictions of this kind of geometries. For examples maximum wall temperature of cladding limits the height of fuel rod in nuclear reactor designs....   [tags: temperature, pressure, efficiency] 1067 words
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Profiling in Law Enforcement - ... Racial profiling, along with profiling based on religion, ethnicity, and now profiling of sexual orientation has become widely known in all facets of media from television to social media sites. The use of profiling has taken a turn for the worse for those in the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community. Those in law enforcement are now targeting and profiling LGBT during traffic stops, searches, and arrests based on the factors of their sexual orientation; to include their gender, race, and ethnicity (Jealous/The Root & Ritchie/The Root, 2014)....   [tags: behavior patterns]
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Childhood Apraxia of Speech in Those with Autism Spectrum Disorder - ... In all, their findings demonstrate that phonological development in children with ASD, while it may be delayed, generally follows normal development patterns. Delayed but typical phonological development does not fit with the atypical and inconsistent profile of speech seen in CAS. While Shriberg et al. (2001) did report an unexpectedly high prevalence of residual articulation disorders in adolescents and adults with ASD, the errors where often common clinical distortions (e.g. dentalized sibilants) and inconsistent errors were not reported....   [tags: languge, delay, disorder] 614 words
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Privacy and the Users of Social Networking Sites - Since their advent, Social Network Sites (SNSs) attract a lot of attention from different groups. Technical experts, Businessmen, Social Activists, and Researchers try to find out the structure of SNSs, and at the same time take advantage of those sites as normal users of these SNSs occasionally. In other words, SNSs now are an inseparable part of people’s life. Among all the concerns in social web, privacy is hotly debated between researchers, legal officials, and social network operators. Although, providing privacy on the web environment always is a big headache for stakeholders, the magnitude of these concerns is more tangible after considering SNSs characteristics which are number of us...   [tags: Social Network Sites, networking, communication, ] 470 words
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Criminal Profiling - The process of using behavioral evidence left at a crime scene to make inferences about the offender, including inferences about personality characteristics and psychopathology is called criminal profiling. Around the country, several agencies rely on the minds of criminal psychologists to lead them in the right direction to finding the correct offender. Criminal profiling provides investigators with knowledge of the appearance and behavior of a potential criminal. Criminal profilers are primarily employed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, most commonly known as the FBI....   [tags: Criminology ]
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An Argument Against Racial Profiling by Police - Racial profiling in the dictionary is “the assumption of criminality among ethnic groups: the alleged policy of some police to attribute criminal intentions to members of some ethnic groups and to stop and question them in disproportionate numbers without probable cause (“Racial Profiling”).” In other words racial profiling is making assumptions that certain individuals are more likely to be involved in misconduct or criminal activity based on that individual’s race or ethnicity. Racial profiling propels a brutalizing message to citizens of the United States that they are pre-judged by the color of their skin rather than who they are and this then leads to assumptions of ruthlessness inside...   [tags: Black Lives Matter Essays]
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How to Get More Followers in Social Media Sites - ... You can setup your Twitter post to automatically appear in Facebook, your Instagram photos to appear on Twitter, etc. Add to CTA on Thank You Emails Once they've signed up to your mailing list, don't forget to add social media buttons in your CTAs on Thank You Emails. New leads are more likely to check out on your social media profiles. Add to Contact Us or About Page It could be either, or could be both. Include links to your social media profiles in your contact us or about page. This will reinforce the idea that your customers and/or prospects can reach you out in social media just like they could in email or phone....   [tags: social sharing, quality and engaging content] 709 words
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Review of Thanatology in Protoplanetary Discs - Review of Thanatology in Protoplanetary Discs: The combined influence of Ohmic, Hall, and ambipolar diffusion on dead zones (Lesur, Kunz & Fromang 2014) Introduction Protoplanetary discs are cool and dense, their gas is composed of neutrals, ions and electron, and in the presence of a background magnetic field this becomes magnetised plasma. Due to the fact that this is normally poorly ionised, the plasma in protoplanetary discs, is therefore subject to three non-ideal magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) effects; Ohmic dissipation, ambipolar diffusion and Hall effect....   [tags: Ohmic, Hall, ambipolar diffusion on dead zones]
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Speech and Down Syndrome - One in every 732 newborns is born with a genetic disorder called Down syndrome (DS). It is the most common cause of intellectual impairments due to the presence of an extra chromosome in the 21st pair (Cleland, et al. 2010). The severity rates vary in every individual affected, however, 85% of people with DS present with mild to moderate intellectual disorder, and a minority of individuals with DS present with severe impairment (Barnes, et al. 2009). Research shows that children with DS appear to have more deficits in expressive speech and language compared to typical developing children....   [tags: intellectural, disorder, intervention] 1923 words
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Using Social Media Platforms to Find Quality Talent - The social media platforms are very dynamic, constantly changing the way people interact and live their daily lives. In recent years social media platforms such as Facebook and LinkedIn have been penetrated by companies all over the world for recruitment purposes. Companies are looking to social media to find top quality talent for their organizations. But with platforms shifting, what developments can we expect from social media platforms that enhance the way recruiters and job seekers find occupations....   [tags: human resource recruitment] 537 words
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Racial Profiling or Racist Profiling? - According to the Encarta Dictionary, Racial Profiling is the assumption of criminality among ethnic groups without probable cause. Since the September 11, 2001, Al Qaeda attack on the World Trade Center, racial profiling has been the temporary tactic used to stop terrorism. After more than ten years since implementing this practice, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has made little progress. Some American citizens are still skeptical of Middle Eastern and Muslim people even though TSA has caught no terrorists through racial profiling....   [tags: Black Lives Matter Essays]
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Privacy and The Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) of 1986 - Americans pride themselves on living private lives. They appreciate the fact that they live without being under the watchful eye of someone. However, increased electronic technology has made it harder to live privately. There are privacy issues regarding Internet Service Providers (ISP), electronic correspondences, and telephone calls. More directly with the creation and increased popularity of the Internet, people who use the World Wide Web are undoubtedly concerned with their private information being leaked....   [tags: Private Technology Essays]
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The Perceived Trustworthiness of a Males With Facial Hair - The present experimental study used a 2 x 2 between groups design to examine the effects of facial hair (beard or no beard) and participant gender on the perceived trustworthiness of a male face as seen in a candidate profile. Participants (N = 100) assessed either the candidate profile that showed a photograph of a bearded candidate or the candidate profile that showed a photograph of a clean shaven candidate. The information in both candidate profiles was kept constant except for the independent variable (facial hair)....   [tags: good, mature, sex, business]
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