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Helping Teens Stop Violence, Build Community, and Stand for Justice
Allan Creighton and Paul Kivel
Hunter House / Softcover / Jun 2011
9780897935685 (ISBN-10: 0897935683)
Education / Violence
price: $29.95 (may be subject to change)
264 pages
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Helping Teens Stop Violence, Build Community, and Stand for Justice is a guide for adults who work with young people ages ten and up on issues related to youth leadership and social justice. It is also a training manual for adults who want to become effective allies to young people and develop the skills needed so that they can facilitate community building among youth. Adults are encouraged to see young people not as a problem but the key to the solution. The authors have decades of experience in youth education and social justice activism and provide a clear theoretical framework for their approach to social justice education. On the practical level, workshop guidelines and outlines are included for facilitating discussion and sharing around sensitive topics of oppression, the "isms" - racism, sexism, adultism - as well as gender issues, immigration, religion, ability and access. This program presents a positive framework that draws out the experience, strength, and idealism of young people while speaking to the issues they care about today.

About the Authors:

Allan Creighton teaches social justice and violence prevention at the University of California, Berkeley. He has conducted trainings and published curricula since 1978 and cofounded the batterer’s intervention program Men Overcoming Violence and the Todos Alliance-Building Institute.

Paul Kivel, the author of numerous books and curricula, has been an innovative international trainer in violence prevention for 35 years. With Allan Creighton, he founded the Oakland Men’s Project in 1979.

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