The Rising Tide of Juvenile Violence: The Natural Disaster of Values Free Culture, Education and Families?

1 BARRY U. L. REV. 109 (2000)

34 Pages Posted: 20 Nov 2017

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Lynne Marie Kohm

Regent University - School of Law

Date Written: November 16, 2000

Abstract

This article underscores, through events, statistics, legislation and case law, why juvenile violence happens. Section I discusses cultural and societal factors. Section II reveals the values dearth in public education, and Section III explores the decline in family influence on school-age children. The final Appendix A includes a logarithmic graph illustrating technological power, speed and explosive strength of weapons.

Keywords: Violence, Juvenile, Gun, Education, Values, Culture, Family

JEL Classification: K00, K10, K19, K30, K40, K49

Suggested Citation

Kohm, Lynne Marie, The Rising Tide of Juvenile Violence: The Natural Disaster of Values Free Culture, Education and Families? (November 16, 2000). 1 BARRY U. L. REV. 109 (2000), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3072427.

Lynne Marie Kohm (Contact Author)

Regent University - School of Law ( email )

1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.regent.edu/kohm

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