Dr. Watts and Dr. Kubena contribute to publication on school violence

Harrison Watts, PhD, professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice and Jiletta Kubena, PhD, associate professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, contributed to the recently published book, “Critical Examinations of School Violence and Disturbance in K-12 Education.”

According to the book’s publisher, IGI Global, the book serves as “an authoritative reference source for the latest research on youth violence in schools, offering an analysis of contributing factors to such incidents and possible solutions to prevent future occurrences.”

Topics covered in the book include:

  • Cyberbullying
  • Institutionalization
  • LGBTQ Students
  • Mass Incarceration
  • Perpetuator Typologies
  • Racial Disproportionality
  • Special Education Students