Essays Tagged: "murderers"

Was Macbeth a Victim of Ambition

hes and actions throughout the play. (2,5 pages)In Malcolm's eyes, the Macbeths are just tyrannical murderers who snatched the throne away from him and his father and reigned a rule of terror in all o ...

(3 pages) 68 0 3.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Capital Punishment

here all our tax dollars are going to these days? A large amount of it is going towards maintaining murderers, rapists and thieves, and for what reason, to live the good life? The average prisoner cos ... ntrol the situation, we need to enforce an alternative... we need Capital Punishment.For all of the murderers, thieves, drug lords, rapists and any other severe law perpetrator, there must be some for ...

(2 pages) 156 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"In Cold Blood" by Capote, Truman. A book review for Law class.

965Book Outline:In a small town in Kansas a family of four were murdered for no apparent reason. Themurderers ran for a few years and finally they were caught, tried, and accused for murder.In 1965 th ... locate any money to steal. The criminals thenproceeded to kill the family of four. I feel that the murderers used the Clutters as a wayof removing their anger from not being able to locate the money ...

(3 pages) 143 0 3.6 Dec/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Capital punishment

s march is that of Humanity. They view capital punishment as inhumane -- a barbaric way of treating murderers and drug offenders. However, did they ever consider the 'humanity' displayed by these very ... e executioner's sword drips red with the blood of petty criminals. Of course, there are rapists and murderers who suffer from the beheading, but, more often than not, petty criminals who are unworthy ...

(4 pages) 128 0 3.3 Sep/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Death Penalty and the Eight Amendment

The expression "an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" has taken on a whole new meaning. Lately, murderers have been getting a punishment equal to their crime, death. In 1967, executions in the Uni ...

(5 pages) 229 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

The Shawhsank Redemption

f a prison as such, but it seems to hold true. This movie showed a prison not only as a place where murderers and thieves live, but as a community of people who have had problems and may or may not be ...

(6 pages) 249 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis


ert De Salvo; the ?Boston Strangler? was sold as a slave by his alcoholic and abusive dad. Sadistic murderers portray their childhood as a horrifying sexual abuse, torture and a chain of mayhem. But w ... controlling parts within the hypothalamus , sexual instinct and violence become connected for lust murderers. The hypothalamus may be damaged through malnutrition or injury. An injury to the temporal ...

(5 pages) 513 12 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Was Truman morally and militarily justified in dropping two Atomic Bombs on Japan?

rl Harbor; destroying the biggest U.S. naval harbor in the Pacific, and since the Japanese were the murderers of 140 American Prisoners by leading them into air-raid trenches and burning them alive af ...

(5 pages) 240 1 3.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Violence on Television- The violence on network television

"There was murderers going around killing lots of people and stealingjewelry." This quote comes from the mouth ...

(7 pages) 538 1 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Abortion:Birth Control or Legal Murder?

n meat. While these victims laywaiting in the infested dumpsters to be hauled off to a landfill, themurderers are in their offices waiting for their next patient--theaccomplice to the murder. This is ...

(10 pages) 400 4 4.9 Dec/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Human nature

"We are all murderers and prostitutes--no matter to what culture, society, class, nationone belongs, no matter h ...

(3 pages) 132 0 4.2 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Theseus, the greatest Athenian hero

s made his hazardousjourney by the coast road along the Isthmus, clearing the road of six villains, murderers, andmonsters which inhabited the road. Theseus killed these villains by the same method by ...

(3 pages) 71 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

A Murder's Journey Through works of Dostoyevsky and Poe

Some people believe that most murderers have a mental illness which causes them to commit their crime. This belief is strongly di ...

(7 pages) 64 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Death penalty

ase in crime andviolence in our society due not only to gang and drug activities, but alsopsychotic murderers, our criminal justice system must decide whether or notdeath as a form of criminal punishm ...

(4 pages) 173 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

A controversial essay about abortion with the view of despising abortion, and a little about some alternitives to abortion.

hands. Murder is a capital punishment crime; abortion is only murder in disguise. Why don't all the murderers go to jail? There are so man young women and doctors incorporated into this scheme. Why wo ... e. Why would society except this sort of thing? Needless to say, the American society is a bunch of murderers! There are always other alternatives to abortion. Some other alternatives to abortion are ...

(2 pages) 313 1 3.2 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Serial Killers

is temple (Eyes of a Killer, http.// Serial killers are the mostfamous of all murderers because of their mass numbers of victims and their odd rituals ofkilling. What is a serial ... ntervalsbetween each killing. That is what differentiates a serial killer from a mass murderer.Mass murderers will kill large numbers of people at one time, (1994 Mass Murderers,Time Life Books) while ...

(16 pages) 296 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Death Penalty

of arguments, deciding when to use the death penalty is a very touchy subject. I believe that only murderers deserve the death penalty, but I do not believe that all murderers should receive it as pu ... n someone is killed in cold blood then there should be a consideration. Again, not all cold blooded murderers should receive it. Premeditated and sometimes on the spot murders are also candidates, but ...

(4 pages) 79 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Spanish Conquistadors: Heroes or Murderers?

Spanish Conquistadors: Heroes or Murderers'The Indians in the first fatal decades of the white man in America were conquered because ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Capital Punishment

rs to give their lives for their country in wartime, then it is morally right to claim the lives of murderers for killing innocent people in peaceable society(Samaha, 441)." According to Professor Ern ... re room for the criminals who are not in prison and allowed to stay on the streets. These convicted murderers should have no right to be allowed to live any longer than after they are convicted. Do it ...

(3 pages) 52 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

'The hypodermic syringe model sees the media audience as passive and easily influenced and manipulated by the mass media.' Assess this,referring to sociological evidence and arguments.

el in action could be applied to the murder of Jamie Bulger, before which the two appallingly young murderers of the toddler had been discussing violent films that they had seen. It is generally belie ...

(5 pages) 197 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media