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ERIC Number: EJ864906
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Sep
Pages: 18
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 43
ISSN: ISSN-0332-3315
A Child's Right to Human Dignity: Reforming Anti-Bullying Laws in the United States
Dayton, John; Dupre, Anne Proffitt
Irish Educational Studies, v28 n3 p333-350 Sep 2009
This article presents the findings of research into the bullying laws in the United States. Against the backdrop of international law, it addresses children's rights to protection from bullying in US schools. It includes recommendations for improving anti-bullying legislation based on state anti-bullying legislation in the United States, and provides a framework for further efforts to improve laws and school policies to better protect children in schools. (Contains 64 notes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States