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Author Sikes, Patricia J

Title Researching sex and lies in the classroom : allegations of sexual misconduct in schools / Pat Sikes and Heather Piper
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 159 pages)
Contents Why we have done this research and written this book -- Immoral panics -- A courageous proposal, but this would be a high risk study : ethics review procedures, risk and censorship -- Truths and stories -- Confused, angry and actually betrayed : it was time to get out -- Timpson versus Regina -- How do you tell teenage children that their father's been accused of sexual abuse? -- It didn't take long for the rumour mill to start grinding -- Nobody can prove anything for definite -- Endwords
Summary Draws on qualitative research exploring the experiences, perceptions and consequences for those who have been falsely accused of sexual misconduct with pupils
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 146-154) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Child sexual abuse by teachers -- Great Britain
Teachers -- Complaints against -- Great Britain
Teachers -- Professional ethics -- Great Britain
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Great Britain
Sexueller Missbrauch.
Child sexual abuse by teachers.
EDUCATION -- Educational Policy & Reform -- School Safety & Violence.
Teachers -- Complaints against.
Teachers -- Professional ethics.
Truthfulness and falsehood.
Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
Author Piper, Heather
ISBN 0203864050