Columbine 20 Years Later and Beyond Lessons from Tragedy

Columbine became the measuring stick against which all other mass shootings would be compared, and this book details with great sensitivity the ensuing changes to school security, law enforcement's response to active shooter situations, ...

Columbine  20 Years Later and Beyond  Lessons from Tragedy

Columbine 20 Years Later and Beyond Lessons from Tragedy

This powerful retrospective analysis of the aftermath of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting considers society's response to the attack, the long-term implications of the shooting, and the ways in which research and related policy must continue to move forward. • Analyzes the broad cultural impact of the Columbine High School shooting • Reviews changes in police responses that have developed since the day of the attack • Examines warning signs that pre-dated the attack and how threat assessment has advanced to preclude similar tragedies • Explores legislative responses in the aftermath and why they were not successful • Considers the lessons learned in the 20 years after the shooting and how they can be used to prevent future acts of mass violence

More Books:

Columbine, 20 Years Later and Beyond: Lessons from Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Jaclyn Schildkraut, Glenn W. Muschert
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This powerful retrospective analysis of the aftermath of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting considers society's response to the attack, the long-term implications of the shooting, and the ways in which research and related policy must continue to move forward. • Analyzes the broad cultural impact of the Columbine High
The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Education Law
Language: en
Pages: 760
Authors: Kristi L. Bowman
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will contunue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to
Issues for Debate in American Public Policy
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: CQ Researcher,
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-27 - Publisher: CQ Press

Written by award-winning CQ Researcher journalists, this annual collection of nonpartisan and thoroughly researched reports focuses on 16 hot-button policy issues. The Twenty-Second Edition of Issues for Debate in American Public Policy promotes in-depth discussion, facilitates further research, and helps readers formulate their own positions on crucial policy issues. And
Immigration and School Safety
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Anthony A. Peguero, Jennifer M. Bondy
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-23 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Immigration and School Safety utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to expose the complex relationship between immigration and school safety in the United States. It addresses not only individual, intrapersonal, and environmental factors but also distant-level conditions that are relevant to the experiences of immigrant children and connected to school safety. Twenty-five
Media, Journalism and Disaster Communities
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Jamie Matthews, Einar Thorsen
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-20 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book illuminates the concept of disaster communities through a series of international case studies. It offers an eclectic overview of how different forms of media and journalism contribute to our understanding of the lived experiences of communities at risk from, affected by, and recovering from disaster. This collection considers

Popular All Time

Vanderbilt
The Filthy Thirteen
Alicia
Countdown bin Laden
The Comanche Empire
Poilu
Collision Course
The Bomber Mafia
Stamped from the Beginning
Killing the Mob
The Last Duel
Empire of the Summer Moon
The Splendid and the Vile
Women in White Coats
The Cause: The American Revolution and its Discontents, 1773-1783
The Last Viking
The Afghanistan Papers
The Operator