The Media's Influence on Violence in Society
This paper discusses and analyzes the factors of media influence on the phenomena of violence in today's increasingly “wired” society, and the effect of that influence in terms of psychological and behavioral outcomes affecting law enforcement and criminal deterrence. Contends that a better understanding of these factors and their outcome allows for the proposition of solutions and interventions having the potential to manage violence and the way it is handled by police, community leaders and lawmakers.
EMPLOYEE HEALTH/OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE IN THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
This paper presents an overview of the employee health/occupational health nurse specialty as practiced in the university hospital setting. The paper defines the role of the occupational nurse discussing the specialty’s orientation to the population as a whole in the university hospital setting. This is followed by a brief discussion of the importance of community assessment in planning occupational heath programs at the hospital. Examples of typical occupational health nurse activities are then provided. The next section of the paper reviews the occupational nurse’s role at the levels of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention, while the final section of the paper discusses the specialty’s orientation toward the concept that the individual can affect the community of the university hospital as a whole.
Pol Pot and Genocide
An analysis of the social and political ideologies of Pol Pot that led to the genocide of nearly 2 million Cambodians between 1975-1978. Pol Pot's idealized vision of self. The Khmer Rouge aggressive behavior as a product of a multidimensional set of interacting factors.
VIOLENCE IN TEXAS SCHOOLS.
Examines causes & effects of juvenile violence in nation & Texas, focusing on creation, provisions, enforcement & assessment of Texas Safe Schools Act of 1995.
Racism and Violence
This paper presents a review of empirical literature on the topic of racism and violence. Theories of racism and violence, ethnicity and violence, and coping with racism and violence exposure are discussed, as is the link between racism and violence.
Personal reaction to the adverse effect of media violence on children. Discusses specific TV shows and interactive video games, as well as other factors including stability of the family unit.