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About the article
H. Jaymi Elsass
H. Jaymi Elsass is Lecturer in the School of Criminal Justice at Texas State University. Her primary research interests include episodic violent crime, moral panics, fear of crime, and juvenile delinquency. She is the co-author of Mass Shootings: Media, Myths, and Realities and has published in American Journal of Criminal Justice, Crime, Law and Social Change, Security Journal, and Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society, as well as several edited volumes.
Joseph M. McKenna
Joseph M. McKenna is the Associate Director of Research and Evaluation at the Texas School Safety Center at Texas State University. He conducts research in the areas of violence, school safety and emergency management, school crime/disorder, school climate, policing, and public policy. His research has been published in Criminal Justice Policy Review, Criminal Justice Ethics, Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice & Criminology, International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, and Security Journal, among other practitioner and academic outlets.
Jaclyn Schildkraut is an Assistant Professor of Public Justice at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Oswego. Her research interests include mass/school shootings, homicide trends, mediatization effects, moral panics, and crime theories. She is the co-author of Mass Shootings: Media, Myths, and Realities and has published in Homicide Studies, American Journal of Criminal Justice, Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice & Criminology, Fast Capitalism, Criminal Justice Studies, Crime, Law and Social Change, and Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society, as well as several edited volumes.
Published Online: 2016-11-08
Published in Print: 2016-09-01