Odd Girl Out

Odd Girl Out : The Hidden Culture of Agression in Girls

Rooted in the extensive expertise she has developed since "Odd Girl Out" was first published as well as up-to-date research, Simmons offers a new chapter on technology, including a focus on cyber bullying and what parents and teachers can do to deal with the problem, as well as advice to girls on how to avoid drama online. Working directly from her experiences with schools and families over the past decade, she also brings us new classroom initiatives and step-by-step suggestions for parents. With illuminating, timely additions, this definitive resource is now even more relevant, still shining a powerful spotlight on the most pressing social issues continuously facing our girls.

  • Format: Paperback | 352 pages
  • Dimensions: 203 x 134 x 30.48mm | 317.51g
  • Publication date: 08 Aug 2011
  • Imprint: Mariner Books,US
  • Publication City/Country: Boston, MA, United States
  • Language: English
  • Edition: Revised
  • Edition Statement: Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations
  • ISBN10: 0547520190
  • ISBN13: 9780547520193
  • Bestsellers rank: 71,787

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