Violence Prevention and Safety Promotion in Higher Education Settings, 1st Edition

  • Mihaela Badea
  • Mihaela Suditu
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  • ISBN-10: 1522529616
  • ISBN-13: 9781522529613
  • DDC: 378.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 266 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Nonviolent environments are desirable in many areas of life, yet none are as essential as within our educational institutions. Providing a safe space for students has become a critical concern in modern society. This book is a vital resource that examines the current sources of violence within educational systems, and it offers solutions on how to provide a safer space for both students and educators alike. Highlighting pertinent areas of interest including technological violence, academic regulations, nonviolent communication, and gender discrimination, this reference publication is ideal for academicians, future educators, students, and researchers interested in recent advancements that aid in providing secure, safe educational environments for everyone.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Higher Education and Professional Development (AHEPD) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Comparative Analysis of Codes of Conduct Meant to Promote Non-Violent Behavior in the Academic Romanian Space.
2: The Benefits of Peer Tutoring and Peer Mentoring in University: A Review of Research.
3: Elif Shafak’s Works: A Means of Preventing Honor Based Violence.
4: Stress and Violence in the Academic Space: Research, Phenomenology, Factors, Solutions.
5: Empathetic and Collaborative Climate in the Classroom: Scenarios to Strengthen Coexistence in Schools.
6: Literature and Aesthetic Reading as Means of Promoting Nonviolence.
7: Cyber-Aggression in Higher Education.
8: The Impact of Academic Stress on Students’ Performance.
9: Nurturing Compassion-Based Empathy: Innovative Approach in Higher Education.
10: Psychological Well-Being, Self-Concept, and Couple Relations in University Students.
11: Education for a Culturally Hybrid World.
12: On Restraining the Feeling of Self-Efficacy in the Academic Environment: Some Aspects of Institutional Violence.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.