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Aggression in Organizations / Edition 1
     

Aggression in Organizations / Edition 1

by Mark Braverman, Joseph Galasso
 

ISBN-10: 0789028425

ISBN-13: 9780789028426

Pub. Date: 06/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

As violence and abusiveness become increasingly prevalent in our schools and workplaces, our sense of safety suffers a heavy toll. Aggression in Organizations: Violence, Abuse, and Harassment at Work and in Schools presents a wide range of research, perspectives, and approaches to violence and abuse at work and in school. Respected authorities discuss practical

Overview

As violence and abusiveness become increasingly prevalent in our schools and workplaces, our sense of safety suffers a heavy toll. Aggression in Organizations: Violence, Abuse, and Harassment at Work and in Schools presents a wide range of research, perspectives, and approaches to violence and abuse at work and in school. Respected authorities discuss practical strategies that foster a sense of safety, dignity, growth, creativity, and social support in every organization. Each chapter is well-referenced and many include helpful diagrams and tables to enhance clarity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789028426
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

  • About the Contributors
  • Preface
  • FOUNDATIONS AND OVERVIEW
  • Abuse and Violence in the Workplace and School: Toward a Systems-Based Model (Mark Braverman)
  • An Overview of Workplace and School Violence Prevention (James N. Madero and Jeff Schanowitz)
  • AGGRESSION, ABUSE, AND HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE
  • A 10-Year Clinical Case Study to an Incident of Workplace Violence (Angelea Panos, Patrick Panos, and Patty Dulle)
  • Factors Influencing Women’s Perceptions of a Sexually Hostile Workplace (Nancy J. Amick and Richard C. Sorenson)
  • The Emotionally Abusive Workplace (Michele Koonin and Thomas M. Green)
  • Identifying the Aggressive Personality (Shawn M. Bergman, Michael D. McIntyre, and Lawrence R. James)
  • Organizational Frustration and Aggressive Behaviors (Nancy J. Heacox and Richard C. Sorenson)
  • Creating Respectful, Violence-Free, Productive Workplaces: A Community-Level Response to Workplace Violence (Donald L. Gault)
  • AGGRESSION, ABUSE, AND HARASSMENT IN SCHOOLS
  • Emotional Abuse in the Classroom: A Cultural Dilemma? (Almon Shumba)
  • School Principal Mistreatment of Teachers: Teachers’ Perspectives on Emotional Abuse (Jo Blasé and Joseph Blasé)
  • Adult-Student Sexual Harassment in British Columbia High Schools (Jason Winters, Robert J. W. Clift, and Anne Maloney)
  • Early Responses to School Violence: A Qualitative Analysis of Students’ and Parents’ Immediate Reactions to the Shootings at Columbine High School (Nikki A. Hawkins, Daniel N. McIntosh, Roxane Cohen Silver, and E. Alison Holman)
  • School-Wide Bullying Prevention Program for Elementary Students (Elizabeth A. Rock, Marsha Hammond, and Sandra Rasmussen)
  • Index
  • Reference Notes Included

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