TITLE

VOICES FROM THE CELL

AUTHOR(S)
Roche, Timothy; Berryman, Anne; Barnes, Edward; Barnes, Stephen; Harbert, Nancy; Liston, Broward; McCalope, Michelle; Phillips, Natalie; Schwartz, David; Thigpen, David; Walton, Rod
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/28/2001, Issue 21, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on twelve convicted school shooters in the United States. How many of their outbursts were prompted by rage and an imitation of previous shootings; Regret of the shooters; Rejection of many of the inmates by family and friends; Their wish to stop school shootings.
ACCESSION #
4488902

 

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