Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment

by Arthur Gillard

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Each title in this colorful series discusses an issue that either is part of students' lives or is likely affecting someone they know. Presenting multiple sides to current issues, each title distinguishes itself through its dedicated focus on concerns that today's middle and high school students deal with regularly, such as underage drinking and obesity. Moreover, Issues That Concern You recognizes the intimate relationship between its subject and reader as it weaves together different points of view. Backmatter offers facts and "self-help" style advice to young people grappling with the issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780737769333
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date: 03/21/2014
Series: Issues That Concern You Series
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

1 An Overview of Sexual Harassment Megan Maguire 10

2 Why Men Can't-and Shouldn't-Stop Staring at Women Ian Brown 17

3 Sexual Harassment Is About Power, Not Desire Eric Anthony Grollman 24

4 Sexual Harassment in School Is a Serious Problem Elizabeth J. Meyer 30

5 PC Police Target Middle and High School Students Paul Gottfried 35

6 Online Sexual Harassment Is a Serious Problem Megan 40

7 Mobile Online Technology Is Helping to Combat Sexual Harassment Cassie Spodak 46

8 Public Sexual Harassment ("Street Harassment") Is a Serious Problem That Requires Legal Regulation Holly Kearl 52

9 Women Need to Confront Sexual Harassers Katie J.M. Baker 57

10 Men Need to Take an Active Role in Ending Sexual Harassment Michael Flood 67

11 Abuse of Power: An Increase in Male-on-Male Sexual Harassment Shows Larger Truths About Abuse in the Workplace Krista Gesaman 71

12 Women Dressing Provocatively Does Not Contribute to Sexual Harassment Hugo Schwyzer 77

13 A Woman Describes the Negative Effects of the Sexual Harassment She Experienced in Her Youth Danielle C. Belton 83


What You Should Know About Sexual Harassment 89

What You Should Do About Sexual Harassment 99

Organizations to Contact 103

Bibliography 109

Index 113

Picture Credits 118

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