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Mark Granovetter's work profiled in Malcolm Gladwell's latest piece in The New Yorker

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Oct 14 2015

Mark Granovetter's well-known theory on riots is profiled in Malcolm Gladwell's latest piece in The New Yorker. The article is also highlighted in NPR's Morning Edition.

How School Shootings Spread

An increasingly ritualized form of violence is attracting unexpected perpetrators.

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/10/19/thresholds-of-violence

 

How Riots May Help Us Understand School Shooters

In his new article, The New Yorker's Malcolm Gladwell uses a well-known theory to contrast early school shooters back in the 1990s with shooters today.

http://www.npr.org/2015/10/13/448182623/how-riots-may-help-us-understand-school-shooters