Understanding Violence

Scientific American Explores Big Ideas

Teens are likely familiar with headlines about mass shootings and other hate crimes flashing across their smartphones. This may cause them to search for answers about what drives people to commit such brutal acts of violence. With sensitive, explanatory text, this title explores some of the biological and psychological factors that can drive hate crimes and other aggressive actions. These causes can include intimacy, bias, genetics, and some psychological conditions that can be successfully treated if properly understood.

Library Bound Book List: $43.95 / S&L: $32.95
eBook List: $43.95 / S&L: $32.95

Reading Level: 9-10

Interest Level: 9-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-6841-6943-6
Author : Scientific American Editors
Copyright : 2023
Language : English
Pages : 160
Trim : 6" x 9"
Dewey : 155.2'32--dc23
Detailed Table of Contents • Glossary • Further Information Section • Index