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ERIC Number: EJ647093
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1539-9664
School Violence, the Media's Phanton Epidemic.
Best, Joel
Education Next, v2 n2 p50-55 Sum 2002
Argues that public perceptions of an epidemic of school violence are media-induced; asserts that violence in schools declined during the 1990s; supports assertion with evidence from the National School Safety Center; states the estimates of bullying in school are exaggerated. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: National School Safety Center