Self-Injury, 1st Edition

  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420505823
  • ISBN-13: 9781420505825
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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This title in the Hot Topic series examines the issues surrounding Self-injury and provides an overview of the topic. Self-injury means cutting, burning, hitting, scraping, or any sort of deliberate wounding of the skin and tissue in order to cope with serious psychological distress and overwhelming emotional pain. The Hot Topic series adds depth to student analysis of the most current issues of the day. Each title provides thorough and balanced information on an important political, social, cultural, or moral topic. Visually appealing presentations and compelling examples provide context and inspire critical thought about issues that affect students, their peers, and their community.

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