TITLE

Weapons violence in schools: Strategies for teachers confronting violence and hostage situations

AUTHOR(S)
Bender, William N.; Mclaughlin, Phillip J.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Intervention in School & Clinic;Mar97, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p211
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides basic guidelines to help teachers and administrators in dealing with violent situations involving weapons. Steps to assist in violence prevention; Managing non-threatening weapons violations; Threatening or hostage situation; Explosive situation; Administrative responses to hostage situations.
ACCESSION #
9703123348

 

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