ERIC Number: ED436593
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
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Low-Level Aggression: First Steps on the Ladder to Violence.
Goldstein, Arnold P.
Society has too often ignored the manifestations of low-level aggression among children that, when rewarded, grow into often intractable high-level aggression. This book explores low-level aggression, its escalation, and how to deal with it. Chapters are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Verbal Maltreatment"; (3) "Physical Maltreatment"; (4) "Criminal Maltreatment"; (5) "Minimal Maltreatment"; (6) "Intervention: Strategies, Tactics, and Evaluation"; and (7) "Conclusion: Intervention Obstacles and Opportunities." (Contains 2 figures, 25 tables, and numerous references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Aggression, Bullying, Children, Elementary Secondary Education, Intervention, Play, Prediction, Student Attitudes, Violence
Research Press, Box 9177, Champaign, IL 61826-9177 ($19.95). Tel: 800-519-2707 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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