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Mass Shootings in America: Understanding the Debates, Causes, and Responses
  

Mass Shootings in America: Understanding the Debates, Causes, and Responses (Hardback)

Edited by Schildkraut, Jaclyn
Foreword by Deangelis, Frank

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This work examines mass shootings in the United States, focusing on events from 1966 to 2016. In addition to providing essential information about each shooting, it surveys underlying causes of such events and potential reforms to prevent future ones.* Helps readers to understand... a diabolical topic with overview essays written by subject experts on mass shootings and their underlying causes* Breaks up the tragedy of mass shootings with individual entries on more than 300 that have taken place in the United States since 1966* Provides perspective on various subjects of debate through contributions from experts and issue advocates* Documents America's response to mass shootings, from the official investigative reports on the Columbine High School shooting to former President Barack Obama's response to the 2013 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, through careful selection of primary sources
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ISBN 9781440856242
Released NZ 31 May 2018
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781440856242
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint Greenwood Press
Released 31 May 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) Edited by Schildkraut, Jaclyn
Foreword by Deangelis, Frank
Category True Crime
Violence In Society
Terrorism, Freedom Fighters, Armed Struggle
Number of Pages 332
Dimensions Width: 178mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 21mm
Dewey Code 364.152340973
Weight 854g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Mass murder - United States, Firearms and crime - United States, Violent crimes - United States, Gun control - United States, Drive-by shootings - United States
NBS Text True Crime
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly

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