Sticks and stones : defeating the culture of bullying and rediscovering the power of character and empathy / Emily Bazelon.

Bazelon, Emily. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780812992809 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0812992806 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • Description: viii, 386 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2013.

Available copies

  • 19 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 2 copies at Middlesex Community College.

Current holds

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Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks BF637.B85 B39 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Middlesex - Lowell Campus Lower Level BF637.B85 B39 2013 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Trouble -- Escalation -- Solutions -- What next? -- Frequently asked questions about bullying.
Summary: Bazelon defines what bullying is and, just as important, what it is not; explores when intervention is essential and when kids should be given the freedom to fend for themselves; dispels persistent myths about bullying; and takes her readers into schools that have succeeded in reducing bullying and examines their successful strategies.
Subject: Bullying.
Bullying > Prevention.
Bullying in schools.
Bullying in schools > Prevention.