Handbook of School Violence and School Safety: International Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

Edited by Shane Jimerson, Amanda Nickerson, Matthew J. Mayer, Michael J. Furlong

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Description

Every child deserves to attend a school that is safe, secure, and peaceful. This updated handbook summarizes and discusses current research on effective violence prevention and intervention programs.

The handbook covers the full range of school violence and safety topics from harassment and bullying to promoting safe, secure, and peaceful schools. It examines existing school safety programs and includes the multi-disciplinary research and theories that guide them.

This new edition has an increased focus on insights learned from cross-national research and practice outside of the United States.

WestEd’s Thomas Hanson cowrote a key chapter.

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Product Information

ISBN: 978-0-415-88462-4
Copyright: 2011
Format: Trade Paper
Pages: 648
Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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