Iscussion Board Question for criminal justice

1. Now that you read the case of the jogger where hair evidence was the only piece of physical evidence tying the suspects to the crime. What differences are there between someone saying that the hair matches vs. that the hair is consistent with the offenders.
2. After viewing the drug photos, from the activities section in week 3, what drugs in your opinion are the most dangerous and widely used in the United States.
Please separate the answers.

Use these sites to finish the assignment:
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My ebook for this class is:
Criminalistics: An Introduction to Forensic Science

The website to access the ebook is:
wilmu.edu

The password is:
Moritz19

Iscussion Board Question for criminal justice

Coming of age is difficult for anyone, given all the issues that are part of adolescence. How is coming of age even more difficult for the children of immigrants to the United States? How do you think the immigrants themselves, such as those from Asia view this process?

How is the model-minority image reinforced by images in the media? Conversely list television shows that have Asians as supporting characters and describe what type of roles they play; also list television shows that have Asians as lead characters.

The terms Native Americans, Asian Americans, and Hispanics each refer to diverse groups of people with different cultures and in the case of Native and Asian Americans different languages as well. Is the general population aware of this? Also, does the general population know that people of Asian ancestry should be referred to as Asian and not Oriental? If not how can this information be circulated. Furthermore, do you think that most Americans realize that India is a part of the Asian continent?

Is being a?Jewisha a religion, ethnicity or culture? Please explain.

Most minority groups regard acceptance as a positive outcome. Why do some Jewish Americans seem threatened by being accepted in contemporary Gentile society?

Describe why the Holocaust can be considered the a?ultimate extension of racism.a?

Please separate the answers.

My ebook for this class is:
Racial and ethnic groups

The website to access the ebook is:
wilmu.edu

The password is:
Moritz19

Iscussion Board Question for criminal justice

Consider Independence and Thanksgiving Day. How do these national holidays remind Native Americans of their marginal status? Document how aspects of your past leisure time activities from schoolyard games to Halloween costumes to team mascots trivializes Native Americans. Describe what experience you have personally had with these activities.

The name a? Redskina? is offensive to many people, if you were the commissioner of the NFL would you take steps to change the name of the a? Washington Redskins,a? keep in mind that the NBAas a?Washington Bulletsa? changed their name for other reasons. Consider this, if the team was called the a?Whiteskins, Yellowskins or Blackskinsa? would we even be having this discussion?

Why do you think that many people in the United States hold more benevolent attitudes towards Native Americans than they do towards other subordinate groups such as African Americans and Latinos?

What are your thoughts and feelings about the President Obama in Ghana at the Cape Coast Dungeonsa? parts 1 and 2 video? How do you feel President Obama handled explaining the Ghana trip to his children? Explain how you would have explained the trip to your children?

During and before slavery there were kings and queens in Africa. There were many countries within the continent that spoke and continue to speak diverse languages and adhere to various cultures. Does the average American realize this or do they think the history of Africa started with slavery? Please explain. How can this misperception be changed?

How much time thus far did you spend on learning about the history of Europe? How about of Africa? If there is a disparity, why do you think this is?

Describe the three most important achievements in civil rights for African Americans since 1900. Why were these achievements so important? What role did Whites and Blacks play in making these events happen?

My ebook for this class is:
Racial and Ethnic Groups

The website to access the ebook is:
wilmu.edu

The password is:
Moritz19

Iscussion Board Question for criminal justice

Lets take a look at the OJ Simpson case and the problems with the DNA evidence that the crime scene investigators had with the handling of that evidence. Did the OJ Simpson defense team make a strong argument for the dismissal of the DNA evidence at his trial.

please use references from the text below and these websites
3208190/DNACD_mod08-1-04.swf
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My ebook for this class is:
Criminalistics

The website to access the ebook is:
wilmu.edu

The password is:
Moritz19

Iscussion Board Question for criminal justice

Why is it important for crime scene investigators to remember the location,distribution and the appearance of bloodstains and spatters. What importance is the surface texture, the stains size, shape and location to the crime scene investigator.

please use references from the text below and these websites