Violence in America s Schools

Author: Robert Murray Thomas
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275993290
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Introduces readers to the varieties of violence in schools and addresses methods for understanding, preventing, and treating both offenders and victims.

School Safety and Violence Prevention

Author: Matthew J. Mayer
Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)
ISBN: 9781433828942
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book presents a transdisciplinary, data-driven approach to preventing violence in schools, while outlining effective strategies for collaboration with key stakeholders to promote safety.

Violence in American Schools

Author: Delbert S. Elliott
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521644181
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This volume, first published in 1999, offers a strategy for the problem of youth violence.

School Violence A Reference Handbook 2nd Edition

Author: Laura L. Finley
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610696247
Format: PDF
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A timely investigation of the history, legislation, and perpetrators of school violence, this guide debunks the myths and misconceptions about this terrible problem of national concern. • Addresses significant milestones in legislation and policies that have been enacted to respond to and prevent school violence • Contains an informative timeline of key events in the history of school violence and prevention • Highlights key court cases as well as data related to measuring violence • Provides a compilation of best practices for the prevention of school violence • Features perspectives from diverse viewpoints, including administrators, students, and academics

Encyclopedia of School Crime and Violence

Author: Laura Finley
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313362386
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book provides a thorough compilation of the types, specific incidents, relevant agencies, theories, responses, and prevention programs relevant to crime and violence in schools and on campuses.

School Violence

Author: Peggy Daniels
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC
ISBN: 0737745940
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In just one year, between 2010 and 2011, violent school threats increased by 158 percent. This shocking statistic speaks to the unfortunate truth of your readers; their school world contains elements of violence. This volume will help readers to understand this issues, from several different perspectives. Essayists debate the issues, allowing readers to form their own intelligent opinions through critical reasoning. Some of the debates include whether the No Child Left Behind Act discourages reporting of violent, and whether school violence can be prevented. Do guns increase the risk of school violence? Readers will find out while examining the causes of school violence, prevention of school violence, and measures schools take to create a safe environment for students.

Books Blackboards and Bullets

Author: Marcel Lebrun
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1578868661
Format: PDF, Docs
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Violence in American Schools

Author: Delbert S. Elliott
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521644181
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This volume, first published in 1999, offers a strategy for the problem of youth violence.

Child and Adolescent Wellbeing and Violence Prevention in Schools

Author: Phillip T. Slee
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351590871
Format: PDF, ePub
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This invaluable book offers a comprehensive guide for educators in understanding and promoting wellbeing and violence prevention initiatives in schools and communities. Ittranslates research and theory into practice with a strong evidence-based application. The book is presented in five thematic sections, namely: culture and wellbeing; young females and wellbeing; bullying; cyberbullying and student violence; interventions to promote wellbeing; and interventions to promote violence prevention. An introductory chapter provides an overview of the field and a commentary chapter draws the five themes together. Written by experienced researchers and educators, each of the 21 chapters provides practical information and research on school, classroom or community applications, trends and issues in the field, and practical ideas for wellbeing and violence prevention measures. Issues of culture, gender and youth voice are specifically addressed.

Violence in Urban America

Author: Harvard University
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 030958647X
Format: PDF, ePub
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In this summary of a unique conference on urban violence, mayors, police chiefs, local, state, and federal agency experts, and researchers provide a wealth of practical ideas to combat violence in urban America. This book will be a valuable guide to concerned community residents as well as local officials in designing new approaches to the violence that afflicts America's cities. single copy, $12.95; 2-9 copies, $9.95 each; 10 or more copies, $6.95 each (no other discounts apply)