Classical Criminology and Human Nature

Joan S. Reed

Classical criminology, and its recent expression in rational choice theory, does not cut slack in terms of excusing, or otherwise mitigating, counterproductive and maladaptive social behaviors. An essential component is the assertion you are responsible and accountable for your actions. No matter how much you blame others, abuse substances, claim […]

Table Tipping – Trick or Paranormal Treat?

Joan S. Reed

Well, if those sceptical of the phenomena are to be believed, these are the attributes required of the sitters in order to produce the desired results when attempting this favourite Victorian pastime. Table tipping or table tilting could fairly be described as one of the most baffling phenomena of our […]