Wheelers Books

Columbine, 20 Years Later and Beyond: Lessons from Tragedy

Columbine, 20 Years Later and Beyond: Lessons from Tragedy
  

This powerful retrospective analysis of the aftermath of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting considers society's response to the attack, the long-term implications of the shooting, and the ways in which research and related policy must continue to move forward. * Analyzes the... read full description below.

This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.

This title is firm sale. Please select carefully as returns are not accepted.

Quick Reference

ISBN 9781440862526
Published 31 January 2019 by ABC-CLIO
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Schildkraut, Jaclyn
By Muschert, Glenn W.
Foreword by DeAngelis, Frank
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

... view full title details below.

Buy Now

  • $175.50 Wheelers price
Add to Basket Add to Wishlist

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781440862526
ISBN-10 1440862524
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint Praeger Publishers Inc
Publication Date 31 January 2019
International Publication Date 17 January 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Schildkraut, Jaclyn
By Muschert, Glenn W.
Foreword by DeAngelis, Frank
Category Crime & Criminology
Secondary Schools
Number of Pages 234
Dimensions Width: 156mm
Height: 234mm
Spine: 16mm
Weight 535g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Columbine High School Massacre, Littleton, Colo, 1999, School violence - United States, School violence - Prevention - United States, Schools - Safety measures - United States
NBS Text Social Issues, Services & Welfare
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 371.782
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

This powerful retrospective analysis of the aftermath of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting considers society's response to the attack, the long-term implications of the shooting, and the ways in which research and related policy must continue to move forward. * Analyzes the broad cultural impact of the Columbine High School shooting * Reviews changes in police responses that have developed since the day of the attack * Examines warning signs that pre-dated the attack and how threat assessment has advanced to preclude similar tragedies * Explores legislative responses in the aftermath and why they were not successful * Considers the lessons learned in the 20 years after the shooting and how they can be used to prevent future acts of mass violence

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

There are no reviews for this title.

^ top

Author's Bio

Jaclyn Schildkraut, PhD, is associate professor of criminal justice at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Oswego. Her research interests include mass/school shootings, homicide trends, mediatization effects, moral panics, and crime theories. Glenn W. Muschert, PhD, is professor of sociology at Khalifa University of Science and Technology in Abu Dhabi (UAE). He earned a BS in international studies from Drexel University (USA) and a PhD in sociology from the University of Colorado, Boulder (USA).

^ top