The role of science education in reducing violence towards others

Castano-Rodriguez, Carolina 2011, The role of science education in reducing violence towards others, Ph.D. thesis, School of Education, Deakin University.

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Title The role of science education in reducing violence towards others
Author Castano-Rodriguez, Carolina
Institution Deakin University
School School of Education
Faculty Faculty of Arts and Education
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D.
Thesis advisor Robottom, Ian
Date submitted 2011-07-29
Keyword(s) violence prevention
attitude change
‬aggressiveness in children
Summary This thesis explored how science education could contribute to the amelioration of violent behaviours in schools. Findings show that a shift in the way we relate with nature and animals could contribute to change the attitudes of children who, at the age of nine years, are already presenting aggressive behaviours.
Language eng
Field of Research 130399 Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970113 Expanding Knowledge in Education
Description of original 224 p. : PDF file
Dewey Decimal Classification ‬371.782‎
Copyright notice ©2011, Carolina Castano-Rodriguez
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