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#1 baldiepete

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Posted 24 January 2017 - 09:39 PM

My daughter spent the 2016 spring semester studying at the University of Wyoming in Laramie as part of her undergraduate degree in Criminology and Sociology. She's now back home and is in her final year. Her research dissertation is going to be a study of American citizens perceptions of their police forces. She has created an online survey which should only take a few minutes to complete (entirely anonymously). Her own contacts in the USA that she is distributing this to will likely be a different demographic from a bunch of middle aged, irascible Rush fans so that diversity would be welcomed. Feel free to distribute the link further. Thanks for any help you can give.

https://www.surveymo...co.uk/r/Z5XHW9T

#2 chemistry1973

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Posted 24 January 2017 - 11:25 PM

I filled it out. Nice survey.



#3 DarthLen

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 12:38 AM

Love it that she used keen in a sentence. :)

 

Hope I didn't throw anything off by filling out the 'what state were you raised in?' question by answering: CA (0-5yo) - NY (6-12yo) - FL (13+yo) ; I tried to keep it database field friendly... Hope my answers help her. 



#4 Always the Winner

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 03:37 AM

Done.

Hey...where's Perry?


#5 Always the Winner

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 03:38 AM

Done.

Hey...where's Perry?


#6 Feverish Flux

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 04:06 AM

Done.  I really wanted to help her out so I completed the survey about 15 times or so. Had my 9-year-old do a few as well.  Good luck to her!

 

 

 

kidding of course, just did it once, and I didn't mess it up like Len lol


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Posted 25 January 2017 - 04:12 AM

Done



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Posted 25 January 2017 - 06:34 AM

Done, as well.  Left a note for her to tell her big bald headed dad hi for me.  :)



#9 baldiepete

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 06:43 AM

Thank-you everyone, Katie and myself really appreciate you taking the time to complete the survey.

#10 A Rebel and a Runner

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 07:25 AM

Spread it to some people I know. Hopefully you'll get some data from my circle of obnoxious 20- and 30-something friends.


labente deinde paulatim disciplina velut desidentes primo mores sequatur animo, deinde ut magis magisque lapsi sint, tum ire coeperint praecipites, donec ad haec tempora quibus nec vitia nostra nec remedia pati possumus perventum est.

 

First our declining morals slid, bit by bit, and then our very national spirit.  Then the collapse became greater and greater, and our principles began to go, until at last, it has come to this age, in which we can bear neither our crimes nor the cure for them.

 
 

#11 baldiepete

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 08:37 AM

Spread it to some people I know. Hopefully you'll get some data from my circle of obnoxious 20- and 30-something friends.


Thanks, a diverse sample is what she would like to get.

#12 The Macallan

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 01:26 PM

Complete. Best of luck to your daughter.


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#13 fenderjazz

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 03:07 PM

Did mine



#14 GhostWriter

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Posted 25 January 2017 - 03:10 PM

I passed because I'm not American. But the first question; only two genders to choose from? Are they barbarians in Wyoming? ;)


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#15 fast eddie

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 12:50 AM

Done, but one question seemed worded wrong...couldn't tell what the proper response would be to 18 I think it was...yes being agreement that cops are more confrontational, or yes being less??? Maybe my comprehension skilz are questionable...
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#16 Three Eyes

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 01:49 AM

Done. 


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#17 Soddy

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 02:03 AM

Done!


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#18 A Rebel and a Runner

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 04:09 AM

Done, but one question seemed worded wrong...couldn't tell what the proper response would be to 18 I think it was...yes being agreement that cops are more confrontational, or yes being less??? Maybe my comprehension skilz are questionable...

I read it as "more or less," like it was hedging.
Still ambiguous wording and if I were her academic adviser I'd have asked her to clarify the question, but it's not that bad. She's just an undergrad, right?


labente deinde paulatim disciplina velut desidentes primo mores sequatur animo, deinde ut magis magisque lapsi sint, tum ire coeperint praecipites, donec ad haec tempora quibus nec vitia nostra nec remedia pati possumus perventum est.

 

First our declining morals slid, bit by bit, and then our very national spirit.  Then the collapse became greater and greater, and our principles began to go, until at last, it has come to this age, in which we can bear neither our crimes nor the cure for them.

 
 

#19 baldiepete

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 06:47 AM

Good point. Looking at it, she's missed out an option for less confrontational. I think she only had 5 options and was trusting to get in questions relating to specific groups and has totally missed adding less confrontational as an option. ARaaR - correct, she's an undergraduate.

#20 The Gangster of Boats

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Posted 26 January 2017 - 07:48 AM

Done.


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