ERIC Number: EJ532007
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Adolescent Homicide: Towards Assessment of Risk.
Hardwick, Peter J.; Rowton-Lee, Martyn A.
Journal of Adolescence, v19 n3 p263-76 Jun 1996
Reviews the mental health literature relevant to homicidal children and adolescents. Background and situational factors relevant to risk are described. Background factors include the witnessing of serious violence, both live and on the screen, as well as abuse through neglect and deprivation. Discusses other factors that contribute to homicidal behavior. Discusses issues in the prevention of violence. (KW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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