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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • High school students -- Crimes against -- United States,
  • School violence -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Shipping list no.: 95-0117-P

Other titlesWeapon related victimization in selected inner-city high school samples
SeriesNational Institute of Justice update
ContributionsNational Institute of Justice (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14454275M
OCLC/WorldCa32182998

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Weapon-related victimization in selected inner-city high school samples Author: Joseph F Sheley ; Zina T McGee ; James D Wright ; National Institute of Justice (U.S.) ; Tulane University. Weapon-related victimization in selected inner-city high school samples. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Dangers of the environment outside the school were more obviously related to the rate of adolescent victimization (weapon-related victimization) than the environment inside the school. Findings from the study were derived from responses to surveys completed by 1, students ( males and females) in 10 inner-city public high schools in California, Louisiana, New Jersey, and by: 8. Weapon-related victimization in selected inner-city high school samples / By Joseph F. Sheley, James D. Wright, Zina T. McGee, Tulane University. and National Institute of Justice (U.S.) Abstract.

Weapon-Related Victimization in Selected Inner-City High School Samples: Author(s): J F Sheley; Z T McGee; J D Wright: Corporate Author: Tulane University United States of America: Date Published: Page Count: Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Washington, DC National Institute of Justice/ Rockville, MD In a sample of students from inner-city high schools, 11% of females reported carrying a gun outside of school (Sheley, McGee, & Wright, ), and 8% of 7th graders from another of set of inner.   Weapon Related Victimization in Selected in Selected Inner-City High School Samples. Finally summary report to the National Institute of Justice. Washington, D.C. U. S. Department of Justice. National Institute of Justice. Please note that this sample paper on General Strain Theory; An Examination of School Violence is for your review only. This street socialization into illegal gun ownership correlates with living in impoverished inner-city communities in which economic survival depends on illegal activity. General strain theory explains the increase of violence as more males from low-income neighborhoods turn to gangs and drug trafficking for economic sustenance.

Weapon-related victimization in selected inner-city high school samples: Weapons, crime and violence in America an annotated bibliography: What works: What's Changing in Prosecution?: Report of a Workshop: When the victim is a child: Year in review.   Weapon-Related Victimization in Selected Inner-City High School Samples, by J.F. Sheley et al., final report to NIJ, , NCJ The Limitations of BATF Firearms Tracing Data for Policymaking and Homicide Research, in Proceedings of the Homicide Research Working Group Meetings, and (see Part II), National Institute of Justice. Results are presented from a survey of two samples of inner-city youths, male high school students and juveniles incarcerated for serious felony offenses, regarding their reported means of acquiring firearms. Both samples, especially the inmate group, report high levels of gun possession and gun by: Serious injuries and deaths of three samples of boys were examined in an inner-city, longitudinal study. By almost 1 in 10 of the participants in the oldest sample had been seriously.