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Post-Columbine - en kvalitativ studie av sju skolskjutningar


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Title: Post-Columbine - en kvalitativ studie av sju skolskjutningar
Authors: Thodelius, Charlotta
Issue Date: 21-Jun-2012
Degree: Student essay
Keywords: School shootings
Post-Columbine
Cultural script
Masculinity
Righteous rage
Abstract: The study has got three aims. The first purpose is to implement the Newman et al.s rampage theory (2004) in a more dominant European context. In this way, the theory’s strengths and weaknesses can be exposed. The second objective is to look at the motive. By studying the offender’s life experience and their justification of the action, a deeper understanding can be developed. The third is to relate the phenomena to a broader theoretical perspective in form of conflict and conflict management. I... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/29442
Appears in Collections:Master theses / Department of Sociology

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