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School Shootings

  • By: Joanne Belknap & Tanya Greathouse
  • In: Encyclopedia of Race and Crime
  • Edited by: Helen Taylor Greene & Shaun L. Gabbidon
  • Subject:Race, Ethnicity & Crime, Ethnic Studies

The term school shootings typically refers to events in which a student at an elementary, middle, junior, or high school shoots and injures or kills at least one other student at school during the school day. They are typically characterized by ...

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