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Crime and Gender Closing The Gap
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presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016; produced by ShortCutsTV (ShortCutsTV, 2020), 8 mins
The most consistent finding in the study of crime is the relationship between crime and gender. In almost every country, over 80% of crime is committed by males. But in recent years, the gender gap has been closing: the male crime rate has been steadily falling while the female crime rate, especially for violent c...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016; produced by ShortCutsTV (ShortCutsTV, 2020), 8 mins
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Durkheim and the Functions of Crime
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presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2020), 8 mins
It seems obvious to most people that crime and social order are opposites. But more than a century ago French sociologist, Emile Durkheim, suggested that it wasn’t that simple. This film looks at the introduction of Zero Tolerance Policing in New York, the imprisonment of Dr Jack Kevorkian for assisting terminal...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2020), 8 mins
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Insights and Strategies, Dig Deeper to Get it Right
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produced by Seven Dimensions; interview by Eve Ash, fl. 1979, in Insights and Strategies (Melbourne, Victoria: Seven Dimensions, 2019), 12 mins
Former homicide task force leader, Colin McLaren explains to Eve Ash how effective interviewing is on par with being a sleuth. Too many people are casual about details. Colin stresses the importance of getting to the source of the issue and establishing all the facts until they are mastered. He balances a competit...
produced by Seven Dimensions; interview by Eve Ash, fl. 1979, in Insights and Strategies (Melbourne, Victoria: Seven Dimensions, 2019), 12 mins
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Jack the Ripper - The Case Reopened
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directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Emilia Fox, fl. 1974; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 53 mins
Documentary which casts new light on the Jack the Ripper case. In 1888 the most infamous serial killer of all time, Jack the Ripper, began his reign of terror in the East End of London. Between August and November, five horrifically violent murders took place in Whitechapel. There was a huge manhunt, but the Rippe...
directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Emilia Fox, fl. 1974; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 53 mins
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Legal Series, Legal Ethics: What Can I Do?
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produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
Legal ethics are standards of appropriate conduct for the legal profession and are the cornerstone of law. This video guides viewers through the ethical guidelines specific to paralegals including client confidentiality, dispensing legal advice, documentation practices, conflicts of interest, internet presence, an...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
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Legal Series, Legal Research: Where Do I Begin?
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produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 8 mins
Research skills are essential in law practice. The majority of legal actions an attorney pursues are based on good research. This video will explore the foundations of legal research including the use of online legal databases such as Westlaw and Fast Case, as well as how to conduct research at law libraries. View...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 8 mins
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Legal Series, Legal Series: Overview
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produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 6 mins
This overview provides viewers with an introduction to Legal Briefs, Legal Research, Legal Ethics, Legal Writing, Paralegals in the Cyberworld, and Paralegal Employment. These topics are explored in more detail in the 6-part Legal Series exclusive to Alexander Street.
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 6 mins
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Legal Series, Legal Writing: Just the Facts
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produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
Of all the skills that are necessary for a paralegal to master perhaps none is more important than the ability to write clear, concise, and accurate communications. Whether writing a memo to a colleague, a brief for a partner in a firm, or a document that may be presented in court, good writing shows how one thin...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
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Legal Series, Paralegals in the Cyber World
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produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
This video explores the many ways paralegals are connected to the Cyberworld and the advantages and challenges that arise through online use. Viewers will learn about legal search engines such as Lexis Nexis and Bloomberg Law as well as online public records such as PACER. Also addressed are security issues releva...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
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American Experience, Season 30, Episode 4, The Bombing of Wall Street
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Michael Rossi, fl. 2005 and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Educational Foundation and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 52 mins
The Bombing of Wall Street tells the story of an early act of terror that remains unsolved today and sparked a bitter national debate about how far the government should go to protect the nation from acts of political violence.
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Michael Rossi, fl. 2005 and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Educational Foundation and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 52 mins
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