Classroom Emotional Abuse

the forgotten dimension of safeguarding, child protection, and safer recruitment

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Kindle version now available!

Now that the paperback and hardback versions of the book Emotional Abuse in the Classroom: the forgotten dimension of safeguarding, child protection, and safer recruitment have been published, work has now been completed for the Kindle eBook version (ISBN: 978-1-909231-05-4). It is now available from Amazon in a Kindle version. If there is demand, other eBook versions will be created. Let us know.

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