TITLE

Homophobic bullying in Welsh schools

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Education Journal;Nov2009, Issue 119, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the increased incidence of homophobic bullying in Welsh schools in Wales.
ACCESSION #
47781817

 

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