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ERIC Number: EJ554869
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1066-2847
No Laughing Matter. Young People Who Are Overweight Can Face a Lifetime of Discrimination.
Aronson, David
Teaching Tolerance, v6 n2 p21-23 Fall 1997
The reality in many school environments is that overweight children face ridicule and rejection. Focusing on size as one facet of human diversity can help diffuse prejudice against the overweight. Other strategies to discourage teasing and unkindness are suggested. (SLD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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