Behind the News: School Shootings by Philip Steele
  

Behind the News: School Shootings

Written by Philip Steele
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Part of the Behind the News Series

Synopsis

Behind the News: School Shootings by Philip Steele

Go behind the headlines to explore the wider background of news stories that are making a major impact across the world. In School Shootings, we look at why these terrible events occur, and what sort of people carry them out. What is the scale of the problem? Are such attacks more common in some parts of the world than others? Have they always taken place, or are they a new phenomenon? And how should we best respond to the fear of them happening again? What actions should be taken and what changes should be made? This book includes quotes from key figures, opinions from all sides of the argument and debate panels that invite readers aged 12+ to discuss the issues that shape our world. Other titles in the Behind the News series: Global Financial Crisis, Hostage Takers, Race and Crime, Uprising in the Middle East and Violence Against Women

About the Author

The author, Philip Steele, is an experienced writer of non-fiction for young people, on topics ranging from history to current affairs.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Philip Steele
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Publisher

Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

13th July 2017

ISBN

9781526305091


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