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Violence in America’s Schools: Understanding, Prevention, and Responses

R. Murray Thomas
Praeger Pulishers
259 pages. $44.95.

Intended to help youth workers and social workers more fully understand the various forms of violence in schools and the effects of violence on the physical and psychological development of youth. Each chapter uses case studies to discuss a form of violence and outlines the dangers of ignoring the issue. Included are tips on how to address the topic of violence and reduce violent incidents. (203) 226-3571,

– And Alexis Vaughan


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