Violence : opposing viewpoints
|Format:||Print Book 2001|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
ContentsViolent crime is getting worse / Kenneth Lloyd Billingsley
Violent crime is decreasing / Matthew Gore
Youth violence is a serious problem / Bill Owens
The problem of youth violence is overstated / Michael A. Males
Domestic violence against women is a serious problem / Erica Goode
Domestic violence against men is a serious problem / Patricia Pearson
Brain damage can cause violence / Norbert Myslinski
The role of brain damage in causing violence is overemphasized / Bettyann H. Kevles and Daniel J. Kevles
Male violence against women has a variety of causes / Richard J. Gelles
Gender has little to do with female violence / Rene Denfeld
American culture leads to violence / E.J. Dionne Jr.
Racial discrimination and inequality cause urban violence / Joan McCord
Drug use leads to violence / Robert L. DuPont
Violence in the media can lead to youth violence / Elizabeth K. Carll
Violence in the media should not be blamed for youth violence / Jack Valenti
Poor parenting is a factor in youth violence / James Garbarino
Parents should not be blamed for youth violence / Don Feder
American culture is a factor in youth violence / Robert Tracinski
Youth violence has various causes / Ronald D. Stephens
Stronger gun control laws will reduce violent crime / Handgun Control
Current gun control laws will not reduce violent crime / Edmund F. McGarrell
Zero tolerance policies are a useful response to school violence / Vincent L. Ferrandino and Gerald N. Tirozzi
Zero tolerance policies are an unfair response to school violence / by Richard L. Curwin and Allen N. Mendler
Hate-crimes laws are a solution to violence against minorities / by Jeffrey C. Isaac
Hate-crimes laws are too arbitrary / by Ann Coulter.
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|Series||Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)|
-- United States.
|Publisher|| San Diego, Calif. :Greenhaven Press,2001
Egendorf, Laura K.,
192 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index.
|ISBN||0737706600 (alk. paper)
0737706597 (pbk. : alk. paper)