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Author Larson, Karl.

Title The truth about violence / Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor ; Karl Larson, principal author ; Health Dingwell and William McCay, contributing authors ; William Kane, adviser to the first edition, Mark J. Kittleson, adviser to the first edition ; Richelle Rennegarbe
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Facts On File, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 210 pages) : illustrations
Series Truth about series
Truth about series.
Contents How to use this book -- Violenct behavior and personal safety -- A to z entrieds -- Alcohol and violence -- Anger management -- Assault and bullying -- Communities and violence -- Criminals and vuiolent activity -- Drugs and violence -- Family violence -- Fight of flight response -- Gang violence -- Hate crimes -- Homicide -- Incarceration -- Intermittent explosive disorder -- Legal interventions -- Media and violence -- Rehabilitation ad treatment of perpetrators -- Revenge, cycle of -- Road rage -- School violence -- Self-mutilation -- Sexual violence -- Social costs of violence -- Suicide -- Teens and violence -- Terrorism -- Violence against populations -- Violence and video games -- Violent behavior, causes of -- War -- Weapons of violence -- Workplace violence -- Hotlines and help sites
Summary Offers authoritative information on bullying, family violence, hate crimes, school violence, anger management, personal safety, and much more
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Teenagers -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Violence in adolescence -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
Author Dingwell, Heath.
Golden, Robert N.
McCay, William.
ISBN 1438134126 (electronic bk.)
9781438134123 (electronic bk.)