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ERIC Number: EJ655927
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0004-9441
The Question of Public Trust and the Schooling System.
Bessant, Judith
Australian Journal of Education, v45 n2 p207-26 Aug 2001
Within the context of recent controversies over child abuse, including sexual abuse, by school officials, discusses the indispensability of trust. Asserts that an acknowledgment of wrongdoing is the first step towards restoring public trust, but is not sufficient on its own. Explains that it must be accompanied by a demonstration of genuine remorse and implementation of preventative strategies. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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