Systemic Violence: How Schools Hurt Children

By: Watkinson, Ailsa M.

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This text examines the negative practices of schools which are resulting in school systems failing students. Such practices include intrusive authoritarian administrative structures and procedures; inappropriate discipline; unrealistic expectations; and placid exceptance of exclusionary practices. Indeed, educational systemic violence includes any practice or procedure that prevents students from learning, thus harming them.

Taking a close look at ways in which current social problems may be a result of, or even supported by, compulsory schooling, the contributors to this volume consider whether or not schools contribute to the violence amongst modern young people.

Title: Systemic Violence: How Schools Hurt Children

Author Name: Watkinson, Ailsa M.

Categories: Administration,

Publisher: Routledge:

ISBN Number: 0750705825

ISBN Number 13: 9780750705820


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