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The Newtown school shooting, by Lisa Owings ; content consultant, Jaclyn Schildkraut, Doctoral Candidate, School of Criminal Justice, Texas State University

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The Newtown school shooting
Title
The Newtown school shooting
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by Lisa Owings ; content consultant, Jaclyn Schildkraut, Doctoral Candidate, School of Criminal Justice, Texas State University
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title examines an important historic event--the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the man behind the shooting, Adam Lanza, the tragic events of December 14, 2012, the shooting's aftermath and the community's response, and the victims' families advocacy work in subsequent months. Also discussed are gun laws in the United States, new legislation introduced in Congress regarding gun control, and mental health policy and law. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts--publisher
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
371.7/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB3013.33.C8
LC item number
O95 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Essential events
Target audience
pre adolescent
The Newtown school shooting, by Lisa Owings ; content consultant, Jaclyn Schildkraut, Doctoral Candidate, School of Criminal Justice, Texas State University
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The Newtown school shooting, by Lisa Owings ; content consultant, Jaclyn Schildkraut, Doctoral Candidate, School of Criminal Justice, Texas State University
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lockdown -- A quiet boy -- Newtown changes forever -- The truth sinks in -- Grief and remembrance -- Seeking answers -- Taking action -- Moving forward
Control code
ocn857405875
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781624030550
Lccn
2013941146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781624030550

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