Responding to School Violence
Confronting the Columbine Effect
||Muschert, Glenn W.|
Bracy, Nicole L.
Peguero, Anthony A.
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Lynne Rienner Publishers|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $67.00|
| Book Description: |
Why do so many school antiviolence programs backfire? And why do policymakers keep making the same mistakes? The authors of Responding to School Violence examine the pervasive rise of school security measures since the Columbine shootings, highlighting the unintended consequences of policymaking too often shaped by fear and sensationalism.
Probing an array of now ubiquitous tactics and programs¿metal detectors, police patrols, zero tolerance policies, and more¿the authors show how... More Description