Student perceptions of violence

summary of preliminary findings by Ryan, Colleen

Publisher: Central Toronto Youth Services in Toronto

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Edition Notes

StatementColleen Ryan, Fred Mathews, Jorhdin Banner.
ContributionsBanner, Jorhdin, 1953-, Mathews, Frederick, 1953-, Central Toronto Youth Services.
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. :
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18468432M

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A total of 95 grade 7, 8, & 9 students (45 male, 50 female) From a City of Toronto junior high ochool cornpleted a questionnaire entitled "Student Perceptions and Experiences of Violence Questionnaire". Students of both sexes & al1 3.