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Bullying

Effective Strategies for Long-term Change

By Tiny Arora, Sonia Sharp, David Thompson

Routledge – 2002 – 232 pages

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    978-0-415-23093-3
    August 28th 2002
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Description

Bullying: Effective Strategies for Long Term Improvement tackles the sensitive issue of bullying in schools and offers practical guidance on how to deal successfully with the issue in the long term.

The authors examine how bullying begins, the impact of bullying on the victimised child, and how the extent of bullying in schools can be reliably measured and assessed. They go on to explain how to set up anti-bullying initiatives which will maintain their effectiveness over the years. The complexity of the bullying process is emphasised throughout, but care is taken to outline clearly the actions that can be taken which will substantially reduce bullying in the long term.

The book is an outcome of over 10 years research into bullying. The authors draw on their own major studies and international research to provide real workable solutions to the problem of bullying, which are illustrated by case study examples throughout. The book is essential reading for school managers, teachers, student teachers and researchers determined to tackle the issues of bullying head on.

Reviews

'an exploration of a complex issue, venturing beyond a simple introductory text to support incident management in schools by analysing the roots of bullying, the effects on the lives of victims, and suggesting achievable anti-bullying intervention designed to be effective the long-term.' - British Journal of Educational Studies

Name: Bullying: Effective Strategies for Long-term Change (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Tiny Arora, Sonia Sharp, David Thompson. Bullying: Effective Strategies for Long Term Improvement tackles the sensitive issue of bullying in schools and offers practical guidance on how to deal successfully with the issue in the long term.The authors examine how bullying begins, the impact of...
Categories: School Leadership, Management & Administration, Bullying & Truancy, Personal, Social & Health Education