Special Reports: Mass Shootings in America, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Jennifer Simms
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1532158270
  • ISBN-13: 9781532158278
  • DDC: 364.152
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This title looks at the history of mass shootings, from the 1966 mass shooting at the University of Texas, Austin, to the 2018 MSD High School shooting. The debates surrounding gun rights are also explored. The book encourages readers to form their own opinions. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Is a Mass Shooting?.
2: The History of Mass Shootings.
3: An American Problem?.
4: Profile of a Shooter.
5: US Culture and Mass Shooters.
6: The Gun Debate.
7: Preventing School Shootings.
8: Surviving a Mass Shooting.
9: Heal, Forgive, and Advocate.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.