ERIC Number: EJ555215
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Violence Prevention Strategies of Inner-City Student Experts.
Skovholt, Thomas; Cognetta, Phillip; Ye, Gretchen; King, Lolita
Professional School Counseling, v1 n1 p35-38 Oct 1997
Reports on violence prevention in an inner-city middle school. Interviews of students, deemed by peers and teachers as good at managing conflict, revealed eight themes. For example, student experts inoculated themselves in attitude to avoid violence; de-escalated situations when provoked; and believed the cost of fighting exceeds the reward. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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