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.

Year Manuscript Completed

Spring 2018

Senior Project Advisor

Mr. Ray Austin

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Integrated Studies Degree

Field of Study

Educational Studies

Document Type