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Bullying: A Reference Handbook

Bullying: A Reference Handbook (EPUB ebook)

By Klein, Jessie

This volume explains how bullying became a problem in schools and what can be done about it. It also points readers to additional resources among the many that exist on the topic that will help them to fully understand it. Bullying: A Reference Handbook opens with a background an...d history of school bullying before diving into raging controversies over causes and solutions. It contains personal essays from experts in the field and profiles of empathy-building bullying prevention organizations and additionally includes data and documents, a chronological history of bullying, and resources for further research. Anyone interested in learning more about school bullying will come away with a clear understanding of the topic. This volume is the only resource on the issue of school bullying targeted for high school and college students as well as other serious researchers. With an emphasis on bullying prevention, including less well known but up-and-coming empathy-building programs, this book contributes ground-breaking material to help readers to learn about the scope of the problem as well as essential solutions that families and schools can practice in everyday life.- Provides readers with an understanding of school bullying and its many forms, including gay-bashing, slut-bashing, and other forms of gender policing- Suggests a number of remedies based on solid research that have effectively prevented school bullying- Explains the crucial relationship between school bullying and the increase in school shootings- Provides research about the role of self-esteem for those perceived as bullies as well as targets- Profiles effective programs that build empathy and prevent school bullying
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ISBN 9781440855238
Published 25 Nov 2019
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Series Contemporary World Issues (Hardcover)

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ISBN-13 9781440855238
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint ABC-CLIO
Released 25 Nov 2019
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Klein, Jessie
Series Contemporary World Issues (Hardcover)
Category Social Issues
Organization & Management Of Education
Family & Other Relationships: General
Coping With Personal Problems
Number of Pages 404
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 302.343
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Bullying, Bullying - Prevention, Cyberbullying - Prevention
NBS Text Marriage, Family & Other Relationships
ONIX Text General/trade