Gun Violence: An Escalating Act of Terror

Publication Year:
2018
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.murraystate.edu/bis437/122
Author(s):
Willett, Brooklyn
thesis / dissertation description
Diving in to an ongoing problem that our society faces today: gun violence. This paper will explore different reasons for this escalating act of terror – both in schools and other populated public areas. The “why” will be discussed. Along with such factors as: mental illness and mass shooters, political views on gun violence, media effect on provoking new shooters and giving current shooters attention, and laws pertaining to firearm ownership.