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Title Threats in schools : a practical guide for managing violence / Joseph T. McCann.
Imprint New York : Haworth Press, [2002]


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 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xi, 154 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-145) and index.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Note Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject School violence -- United States -- Prevention.
Conflict management -- Study and teaching -- United States.
United States.
Contents The Nature of Violence and Threat Assessment -- Violence in Schools -- Approaches to Combating School Violence -- Understanding Threat Assessment and Management -- Types of Threats and Violence -- What Is Aggression? -- What Is Violence? -- Types of Threats -- How Threats Are Communicated -- The Relationship Between Threats and Violence -- Risk Assessment of Violent Behavior -- Prediction versus Risk Assessment of Violence -- Personal Security versus Community Policing -- Correlates of Violent Behavior in Young People -- Violence and Mental Disorder -- Assessing and Evaluating Threats -- Direct Questions to Ask About a Threat -- Evaluating Specific Issues -- Indirect Methods of Assessment -- Assessing Potential Inhibitors of Violence -- Interdisciplinary Approaches -- Managing Potentially Violent Situations -- Interventions Targeting the Potentially Violent Student -- Interventions Targeting the Victim -- Interventions Targeting the Situation -- Critical Incident Stress Management -- Special Situations -- Threats Against Property -- Threats Against Other Students -- Threats Against Teachers -- Threat Assessment and Management Planning Form -- Checklist of Characteristics of Youth Who Have Caused School-Associated Violent Deaths -- Questions for Evaluating General Risk for Violence -- Fire Setting and Bombing Risk Assessment Questions -- Sex Offense Risk Assessment Questions.
Other Title Print version: McCann, Joseph T. Threats in schools 0789012960