Why good kids act cruel : the hidden truth about the pre-teen years / Carl Pickhardt.Material type: BookPublisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2010Description: 308 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781402219443 (alk. paper); 140221944X (alk. paper).Subject(s): Aggressiveness in adolescence | Aggressiveness in youth | Bullying | Bullying in schoolsDDC classification: 155.42/48
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -290) and index.
Social cruelty -- Early adolescence -- Teasing -- Exclusion -- Bullying -- Rumoring -- Ganging up -- What the school can do -- The gifts of adversity : good lessons from bad treatment.
In the tradition of "Queen Bees and Wannabes" and "Odd Girl Out," this highly informative and useful book explains the psychology of early adolescent change, the short and long term effects of social cruelty, what parents can do, and much more.