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Journal of Modern Foreign Psychology

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (online): 2304-4977

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/jmfp

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School attacks: aggressive and auto-aggressive actions of juveniles 311

Syrokvashina K.V.
PhD in Psychology, Senior Researcher, FSBI «National Medical Research Center of Psychiatry and Narcology named after V.P. Serbsky» of the Ministry of Health of Russia, Moscow, Russia
e-mail: syrokvashina@mail.ru

Abstract
The article describes the results of foreign theoretical and empirical researches on school attacks with multiple victims. A number of studies focus on the risk factors identified in the analysis of the completed attacks. The effectiveness of a qualitative approach to the assessment of risk factors is discussed. The approaches to the prevention of school attacks are considered. In addition to focusing on stable risk factors, the necessity of taking into account the algorithms of behavior of adolescents in the period immediately preceding the attack is justified.

Keywords: mass attacks, school violence, adolescents, minors, aggressive behaviour

Column: Educational psychology

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/jmfp.2019080304

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