2202205 Introduction to English Composition

Topic for essay III: Growing Up in a Violent World

Here are some of the ideas we brainstormed in class:

Nature can be violent

humans can be violent to nature or to animals Domestic violence violence and women violence and children Street violence Crime Violence in school Sample essay topics on school violence:
(taken from http://www.nyu.edu/education/metrocenter/violence/Frdef1.htm) accidents Verbal violence Violence in media Violence in sports Violent toys War Suicides


Sexual discrimination Religious fanaticism, radicals

Political violence


World hunger

Mental problems and violence


Some links on violence to help you research