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Author Hyman, Irwin A.

Title Dangerous schools : what we can do about the physical and emotional abuse of our children / Irwin A. Hyman, Pamela A. Snook.

Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    371.78 HYM    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description ix, 267 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-256) and index.
Contents Physical maltreatment in the classroom -- Psychological maltreatment in the classroom -- Attacks on children's sense of justice and democracy -- Drugs, dogs and discipline : double messages in the schoolhouse -- Morality, sex, and censorship -- Toxic punishments, laws, and litigation -- Taking stand : what to do if your child is maltreated in school -- Taking action : understanding the playing field and how to make it even -- How can schools be democratic and stop maltreatment?
Subject School violence -- United States.
School discipline -- United States.
Students -- Assaults against -- United States.
Child abuse -- United States.
Teacher-student relationships -- United States.
Discrimination in education -- United States.
Schools -- United States -- Safety measures.
Added Author Snook, Pamela A.
ISBN 0787943630 (acid-free paper) : $25.00

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