Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Prev. of Violence in Amer. Society
H174 | 1032 | Earl Balir


Course Description for H174  Preventing Violence in American Society

This course covers various contributors to violence in America with
an emphasis on prevention and protection.  Personal and environmental
factors related to violence are considered within the context of
public health.  Topics include Domestic Violence, Gun Violence,
Random violence, Crimes Against Women, Hate Crimes, Arson in America,
School and Campus Violence, Violence in the Media, Workplace
Violence, and Responding to Victimization.  The course includes class
activities, discussions, brief reaction papers, and a mini-project.