eBook Corporal Punishment around the World, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313391327
  • ISBN-13: 9780313391323
  • DDC: 364.6
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 206 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This unique volume provides an insightful research-based overview of corporal punishment as implemented in a variety of venues and cultures. It is the first comprehensive analysis of practices that while often controversial, remain deeply ingrained in human culture.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: History of Corporal Punishment.
2: Religion and Corporal Punishment.
3: Corporal Punishment in the Home.
4: Corporal Punishment in Educational Settings.
5: Corporal Punishment in Institutional Settings.
6: Case Studies: Nigeria, Singapore, and Saudi Arabia.
7: Case Studies: Bolivia and the Bahamas.
8: Explaining Current Global Trends.
Conclusion.
Notes.
Index.
About the Authors.