TITLE

Unrecognized Warning Signs

AUTHOR(S)
Van Dorn, Richard
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Education Week;11/13/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on school violence and the role of hate words in setting off a chain of events. Factors that contribute to an environment that can lead to violence; Reference to data from the School Crime Supplement, a survey in the United States; Discussion of research on the association of verbal attacks to subsequent school violence; Solutions to decrease the use of hate language; Opinion that there is a need to balance First Amendment rights with the prohibition of offensive student behavior.
ACCESSION #
10596320

 

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