2nd ed. - Springfield : Charles C Thomas Publisher, LTD, 2009.
Book — 1 online resource (392 pages)
VIOLENCE GOES TO COLLEGE; CONTENTS;
Chapter 1 SEEING VIOLENCE AS A VIRUS;
Chapter 2 VIOLENCE 101:UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS;
Chapter 3 VULNERABLE TO INFECTION:RISKS TO COLLEGE COMMUNITIES;
Chapter 4 ALCOHOL: A VIOLENCE CATALYST;
Chapter 5 HEEDING THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS:; Chapter 6BUILDING BARRIERS TO VIOLENCEPART I: AMASSING THE ARMY; Chapter 7BUILDING BARRIERS TO VIOLENCE PART II:;
Chapter 8 BUILDING BARRIERS TO VIOLENCEPART III:;
Chapter 9 LAW AND CAMPUS VIOLENCE;
Chapter 10 PREPARING FOR THE VIOLENCEAFTERMATH:;
Chapter 11 SEXUAL ASSAULT;
Chapter 12 SUICIDE.
Chapter 13 HATE CRIMES AND LESSER FORMSOF HATEFUL VIOLENCE
Chapter 14 HAZING;
Chapter 15 AVENGER VIOLENCE ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES;
Chapter 16 RIOTING;
Chapter 17 HOMICIDE AND NONSEXUAL ASSAULT;
Chapter 18 ARSON AND BOMBING; EPILOGUE: THE FUTURE OF CAMPUS VIOLENCE; AUTHOR INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX.
The purpose of this book is to examine violence on college campuses and prepare campus practitioners to both prevent and respond to violence. Since the first edition was published, major violence has redefined the landscape, most notably the experiences of 9/11 and the tragedy of the Virginia Tech massacre. On the positive side, however, great strides have been made in understanding violence and how to prevent, .interrupt, and respond to both internal and external threats; this growth is reflected in this new edition. The book is organized into three major sections. The first section addresses.