Table of contents for School violence : fears versus facts / Dewey G. Cornell.

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			List of Figures and Tables	vi
			Preface	vii
	 1	The fear of school violence: An overview	1
	 2	Are our schools safe? From juvenile crime 	11
		to school violence
	 3	What caused the school shootings?	25
	 4	How many guns in our schools?	51
	 5	What can we do about bullying?	77
	 6	Are we teaching our kids to kill?	97
	 7	Does prevention work?	123
	 8	What doesn't work?	145
	 9	How can we deal with student threats?	163
	10	What do our schools need?	187
		References	213
		Index	241<><>#<><>Figures and Tables
	Figure 2-1	Locations of serious crimes 	19
		in Virginia 2004
	Figure 2-2	Locations of violent crimes 	21
		in the United States 2003
	Figure 2-3	Selected causes of death 1999	22
	Figure 3-1	Student-perpetuated homicide 	30
		incidents at school
	Figure 4-1	Weapons used in juvenile homicides	54
	Table 6-1	Is there a scientific consensus on the	112
		impact of entertainment violence?
	Table 6-2	What do the skeptics say?	114
	Figure 9-1	Threat assessment decision tree	179
	Figure 9-2	Threats reported at each grade level	182
	Figure 9-3	Types of student threats	184
	Figure 10-1	Comprehensive model for violence	211

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

School violence.
Bullying in schools -- Prevention.
Aggressiveness in children.
School shootings.