Homeroom security : school discipline in an age of fear (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Homeroom security : school discipline in an age of fear

Homeroom security : school discipline in an age of fear

Author: Aaron Kupchik
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2010] ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Police officers, armed security guards, surveillance cameras, and metal detectors are common features of the disturbing landscape at many of the high schools. This title shows that these policies  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron Kupchik
ISBN: 9780814749203 0814749208 9780814748206 0814748201 9780814748459 0814748457
OCLC Number: 995340048
Description: 1 recurso en línea (xiii, 261 páginas) : ilustraciones
Contents: Preface Acknowledgements Introduction: Too Much Discipline 1 A New Regime (with Nicole L. Bracy) 2 Protecting Our Children: Discipline Practices at School 3 A Blue Line on the Chalkboard: Police Presence in Schools (with Nicole L. Bracy) 4 Teaching to the Rules 5 Unequal Discipline Conclusion: Undoing the Harm Epilogue Appendix: Research Methods and Analysis Notes Index About the Author
Responsibility: Aaron Kupchik.


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Homeroom Security persuasively raises alarm over the arbitrary and pernicious rules to which students are subjected. [Kupchik] warns that such practices run the risk of creating docile subjects Read more...

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