ERIC Number: EJ504126
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
A Close Look at School Violence.
Van Acker, Richard
Update on Law-Related Education, v19 n2 p4-8 Spr 1995
Maintains that schools must help children become adults in the most violent nation in the industrialized world. Discusses four types of youth violence: (1) situational; (2) relationship; (3) predatory; and (4) psychopathological. Concludes that schoolwide prevention programs are essential. (CFR)
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Behavior Problems, Bullying, Delinquency, Drug Abuse, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Illegal Drug Use, School Security, Social Adjustment, Social Behavior, Social Problems, Sociocultural Patterns, Student Behavior, Student School Relationship, Subcultures, Violence
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Law, Governance, and School Violence."