Remembering Robert Wood
- "I never expected that it would happen, coming to ask me such questions":Ethical aspects of asking children about violence in resource poor settings. Devries, Karen M.; Child, Jennifer C.; Elbourne, Diana; Naker, Dipak; Heise, Lori // Trials;11/11/2015, Vol. 16, p1
Background:International epidemiological research into violence against children is increasing in scope and frequency, but little has been written about practical management of the ethical aspects of conducting such research in low and middle-income countries. In this paper, we...
- Dead Imaginations, Dead Children. Ulanov, Barry // Journal of Religion & Health;Sep1998, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p193
Editorial. Comments on the spate of school violence in the United States. Reaction of people all over the world to the news of American children killing children, teachers and bystanders; Remedies proposed to arrest the violence in schools; Call to an effort to bring back ancient rituals of...
- Too many children caught in the crossfire. // Education (14637073);5/14/2010, Issue 391, p2
The article discusses a report from the charity Save the Children, which found that schools and schoolchildren are at an increased risk of violence in conflict-ridden areas of the world as schools are often used as targets by armed groups.
- Prescription for avoiding violence in schools. Deas, Gerald W. // New York Amsterdam News;08/19/99, Vol. 90 Issue 34, p15
Offers advice for parents on how to prevent school violence in New York, New York. Encouragement of children to volunteer in school to earn service credits; Education of children on how to negotiate peace treaties; Instilling of the value of humility among children.
- How to break up a playground fight without getting into it yourself. // Curriculum Review;Sep94, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p10
Presents guidelines in breaking up a playground fight without getting into it. Intervention of fights between children; Contact information.
- We need to root out the virus of violence. Cochrun, Tom // Indianapolis Business Journal;05/03/99, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p12
Emphasizes the need to root out the epidemic of violence in modern American society, in light of the April 1999 shooting at the Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Consequences of exposing youth to massive doses of media violence; Influence of point-and-shoot video games on teenage...
- Schoolkids Turning Violent, Say Experts. // India -- West;2/17/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 13, pA44
The article reports on the insights of experts in India about the increasing incidents of violent behavior among school children in the country in 2012.
- DO SWEAT THE SMALL STUFF: STEMMING SCHOOL VIOLENCE. Willert, H. Jeanette // American Secondary Education;Spring2002, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p2
School violence is most often defined by its most extreme results ï¿½ severe injury or death. Yet, the seeds of violence are present long before the explosive events occur. This article, which proposes a much broader definition of violent impulses, is based on responses from a high school...
- Television Violence and Its Effects on Young Children. Simmons, Betty Jo; Stalsworth, Kelly; Wentzel, Heather // Early Childhood Education Journal;Mar1999, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p149
This article examines research on television violence and links violence to specific programs commonly watched by young children. Although there are some who try to disprove any connection between television and aggresive behavior, there is evidence to suggest that such linkages do exist.