Discipline and Punishment

Discipline and Punishment

eBook - 2013
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Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on how discipline and punishment at school has evolved.
Contents: Discipline and punishment at school : an overview / Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law
College students attending a state university must be granted a hearing before expulsion : the US Court of Appeals' decision / Richard Rives
College disciplinary systems are a necessary element of higher education / Edward N. Stoner and Sheldon E. Steinbach
College disciplinary codes and approaches should not be legalistic / Peter F. Lake
Students must be granted a hearing before being suspended or expelled by a school in accordance with the fourteenth amendment : the US Supreme Court's decision / Byron White
School expulsion : a life sentence? / Sarah Biehl
School zero tolerance policies are a legal and effective means of discipline / National School Boards Association
School zero tolerance policies unfairly criminalize children / John W. Whitehead
Corporal punishment administered at school does not constitute cruel and unusual punishment : the US Supreme Court's decision / Lews F. Powell Jr.
Corporal punishment should be banned in all schools / Laura W. Murphy, Deborah J. Vagins, and Alison Parker
The mother of a student who was subjected to corporal punishment urges lawmakers to outlaw its use in schools : personal narrative / Linda Pee
Domestic violence laws do not prohibit parents from using corporal punishment as a discipline tool : the State Court of Appeals' decision / Mark P. Painter
Corporal punishment does not constitute child abuse : the state Supreme Court's decision / Alan C. Page
Sending teenagers to boot camps / Professor's House
Teen boot camps are ineffective and dangerous / Maia Szalavitz
World wide association of specialty programs and schools sued by ex-students claiming abuse / Jennifer Dobner
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (162 p.) : ill. (some col.), col. maps
ISBN: 9780737766493


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