Rampage: The Social Roots of School Shootings / Edition 1

Rampage: The Social Roots of School Shootings / Edition 1

by Katherine S. Newman, Cybelle Fox, David Harding, Jal Mehta
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465051049

ISBN-13: 9780465051045

Pub. Date: 05/02/2005

Publisher: Basic Books


"In the last decade, school shootings have decimated communities and terrified parents, teachers, and children in even the most “family friendly” American towns and suburbs. These tragedies appear to b"

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"In the last decade, school shootings have decimated communities and terrified parents, teachers, and children in even the most “family friendly” American towns and suburbs. These tragedies appear to b"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465051045
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
05/02/2005
Pages:
424
Sales rank:
545,124
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Part 1
1Explosions3
2The Shooters22
3Explaining Rampage School Shootings47
Part 2
4Under the Radar77
5The Underbelly of Social Capital111
6The Stranglehold of Adolescent Culture126
7Why Kids Don't Tell155
Part 3
8Blame and Forgiveness179
9Picking Up the Pieces207
10Testing the Theory229
11Prevention, Intervention, and Coping with School Shootings271
Epilogue: What Became of the Shooters299
Appendix AData Table for Chapter 10307
Appendix BQualitative Research Design319
Appendix CQuantitative Data and Methods329
Notes335
Index389

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