For many students, learning about the US Criminal Justice System can be quite the challenge. There is much to learn about, from crime detection and prevention to prosecution and corrections. The system is designed to protect the rights of both the vi READ MORE »
BrainMass Need to Know eBooks are printable PDF documents that offer detailed explanations of specific topics of interest. Each book is authored by an expert on the subject and offers summary information, step-by-step explanations, answers to common questions, and additional resources for further study.
Our authors hail from the best graduate schools in the world. All BrainMass eBooks are focused on a particular topic, ensuring that the content will be useful as well as applicable and practical. They are a fantastic resource for all students looking to improve their grades, or for anyone looking to improve their know-how.
What's Included in a Need to Know eBook
BrainMass "Need to Know" eBooks provide you with study-ready explanations of key concepts and ideas. Our books are authored by our Experts, who are also available to answer questions. Here's a quick rundown of what each of our academic eBooks features:
A Useful Introduction to the Concept
Each Expert takes the time to explain the nature of the concept, where it comes from and why it's relevant for those studying that subject. Often, a real-world example of why it's important is included. Our introductions "set the stage" for you to read on and learn everything you "need to know."
Key Points in their own Sections
Each "Need to Know" eBook will be broken down into a few different sections. Each individual section will be dedicated to one aspect of the book's topic, which when put together, will ensure you have a full understanding of the topic at hand.
Diagrams & Illustrations
Many of our Experts will include illustrations and visual aids to enhance their eBooks. Often, having a diagram can really help in making something easy to understand, so we encourage our authors to use them as much as they can.
A Glossary of Key TermsEvery subject of study has terms and expressions that are unique to that field. Our "Need to Know" eBooks help by providing a list of the most common terms and a definition for each one.
Additional Resources & ReferencesThose students who are looking for more information will always have a place to continue their research. Our Experts will provide you with helpful and interesting links that will expand your understanding of the topic in question.
BrainMass Need to Know academic eBooks are not only a fantastic way to get explanations of troublesome topics, but they also provide a great place to start studying a topic that's coming up in a class.
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This guide outlines the education and training necessary to become a paralegal, and discusses the day to day responsibilities of a paralegal.
This book is ideal for any individual seeking their paralegal certificate, any working paralegal, and a READ MORE »
This eBook describes laws pertaining to compensation and benefits. Covered in this eBook you will find the Labor Standards Act; Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996; Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985; Emplo READ MORE »
This book is written for the attention of students of constitutional law and criminal justice. It may also appeal to those who may have an interest in the rights of suspects in police custody when subjected to police interrogations.
The objective READ MORE »
This book describes everything you need to know about corruption within police departments. The purpose of this eBook is to present the issue of corruption within police departments in an easy to read format, specific for students that are studying l READ MORE »
This book describes negligence. When the risks of everyday life become reality, it is frequently the result of negligence. Negligence is the failure to act according to a standard set by law and may serve as the basis of a lawsuit and/or an insurance READ MORE »