Kids Killing Kids Managing Violence and Gangs in Schools / Edition 1

Kids Killing Kids Managing Violence and Gangs in Schools / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
157444283X
ISBN-13:
9781574442830
Pub. Date:
12/28/1999
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis

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Kids Killing Kids Managing Violence and Gangs in Schools / Edition 1

In the aftermath of the latest incidences of school violence, Kids Kil ling Kids: Managing Violence and Gangs in Schools tackles the tough qu estions: How to find out which students are potentially violent? What do to do with them? Is there an epidemic of children whose psychologic al problems go undetected until they erupt in violence? Are the parent s really responsible? Parents, administrators, fellow students, the m edia: we all look for someone to blame. Kids who look or act different fall under suspicion. The cry goes out for more gun control, less vio lence in television, movies and video games. President Clinton calls a conference to address violence in the media.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781574442830
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/28/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.37(d)

Table of Contents

Cases of Violence in Schools
Aftereffects of School Violence
Causes of School Violence
Strategies for Reducing/Preventing School Violence
Security Procedures
Crisis Management Team and Crisis Plan
Specific Emergency Procedures for Schools
The Aftermath of a Violent Situation
Development Programs
History of Gangs
Characteristics of Gangs
Gang Language, Hand Signals, and Graffiti
Gangs and Schools
Gang Management in Schools
Appendices

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