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School Shooting - Conyers, Georgia
An analysis of the events leading up to and following the school shooting in Conyers, Georgia in 1999.
# 95869 | 1,913 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2007 | US


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Description:

This paper focuses on the school shooting at the Heritage High School in Conyers, Georgia in May, 1999. It summarizes the actual shooting incident and analyzes the available signals and signs to determine if the shooting could have been prevented. The paper then evaluates the actions of the school administration and the parents after the incident. The paper concludes by discussing possible scenarios on whether the shooting could have been prevented.

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Abstract
School Shooting - Conyers, GA

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Baker, Sherry. (1999, Fall). "An education in violence," Public Health, Fall 1999. Retrieved 11 November 2006 from the Emory University database on the World Wide Web: http://www.whsc.emory.edu/_pubs/ph/fall99/violence.html
  • Chandras, Kan V., DeLambo, David A., Chandras, Sunil V. and Eddy, John Paul. (2006). Why couldn't schools stop student violence? A psychological profile of a school shooter and prevention strategies. Retrieved 11 November 2006 from the VISTAS 2006 Online on the World Wide Web: http://counselingoutfitters.com/Chandras2.htm
  • CNN News. (1999, May 20). 6 injured in Georgia high school shooting. Retrieved 11 November 2006 from the Cable News Network database on the World Wide Web: http://www5.cnn.com/US/9905/20/conyers.school.shooting.02/index.html
  • CNN News. (1999, May 24). Teen suspect in Georgia school shooting may face adult charge. Retrieved 11 November 2006 from the Cable News Network database on the World Wide Web: http://www.cnn.com/US/9905/20/conyers.school.shooting.05/
  • CNN News. (1999, May 24). "'Mental breakdown' defense hinted in Georgia school shooting." CNN exclusive: Mother apologizes to community. Retrieved 11 November 2006 from the Cable News Network database on the World Wide Web: http://www5.cnn.com/US/9905/24/georgia.shooting.02/

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