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Title School shootings : international research, case studies, and concepts for prevention / Nils Böckler [and others], editors.
Publication Info. New York : Springer, ©2013.

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Contents School shootings : conceptual framework and international empirical trends / Nils Böckler [and others] -- pt. I. Theories, models and empirical findings -- Social disintegration, loss of control, and school shootings / Wilhelm Heitmeyer, Nils Böckler, Thorsten Seeger -- Adolescent culture and the tragedy of rampage shootings / Katherine S. Newman -- School rampage in international perspective : the salience of cumulative strain theory / Eric Madfis, Jack Levin -- On the relevance of phantasy for the genesis of school shootings / Frank J. Robertz -- Thirty-five rampage school shooters : trends, patterns, and typology / Peter Langman -- pt. II. Case studies and perspectives -- Legitimated adolescent violence : lessons from Columbine / Ralph W. Larkin -- Jeffrey Weise and the shooting at Red Lake Minnesota High School : a behavioral perspective / Mary Ellen O'Toole -- Jokela : the social roots of a school shooting tragedy in Finland / Atte Oksanen [and others] -- A catastrophic solution : psychoanalytic perspectives on a samurai school attack in South Africa / Duncan Cartwright -- Unforgiven and alone : Brenda Spencer and secret shame / Jonathan Fast.
pt. III. Media reporting and media effects -- School shootings as mediatized violence / Glenn W. Muschert -- The role of media content in the genesis of school shootings : the contemporary discussion / Peter Sitzer -- Revolution of the dispossessed : school shooters and their devotees on the web / Nils Böckler, Thorsten Seeger -- pt. IV. Prevention and intervention concepts -- International perspectives on prevention and intervention in school shootings / Rebecca Bondü [and others] -- School shootings in Germany : research, prevention through risk assessment and threat management / Jens Hoffmann, Karoline Roshdi -- The Virginia student threat assessment guidelines : an empirically supported violence prevention strategy / Dewey G. Cornell -- Indicated prevention of severe targeted school violence : NETWorks against school shootings (NETWASS) / Vincenz Leuschner [and others] -- Averted school shootings / Jeffrey A. Daniels, Jonathan W. Page -- Crisis management in school shooting situations : the school -- a forgotten factor in the equation / Camélia Dumitriu -- Democratic education and promotion of social skills in schools and classrooms as primary prevention : an overview of the discourse in Germany / Carsten Rohlfs, Marius Harring -- School shootings, crises of masculinities, and the reconstruction of education : some critical perspectives / Douglas Kellner.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject School shootings.
School shootings -- Cross-cultural studies.
Violence -- psychology.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Mass Media.
Violence -- prevention & control.
Added Author Böckler, Nils, 1984-
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Related To School shootings (NL-LeOCL)353968404
Original 9781461455257 1461455251 (DLC) 2012952007
ISBN 9781461455264 (electronic bk.)
146145526X (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1030299
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