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Respect: A Girl's Guide to Getting Respect and Dealing When Your Line Is Crossed

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Publisher Comments:

This smart, savvy book helps teen girls get respect and hold on to is no matter what—at home, at school, with their friends, and in the world. Tips, activities, writing exercises, and quotes from teens keep readers involved. This “big sister” style inspires trust. Girls learn respect is connected to everything, every girl deserves respect, and respect is always within reach because it starts on the inside. This book is your guide to getting respect and keeping it.

About the Author

Courtney Macavinta is an investigative journalist whose articles have been syndicated by the Associated Press and published by the Washington Post, Wired News, Red Herring, Business 2.0, and the Sacramento Bee online. Fighting for young women’s empowerment has always been Courtney’s passion. Until 2001, she was the editorial director of ChickClick, where she oversaw publishing and helped relaunch the network to cover topics such as body image, health, and getting into college. In 2002 Courtney received a Fund for Investigative Journalism grant to investigate women’s working conditions in Silicon Valley, and she has appeared on radio, TV, and in national print media as an expert on subjects from women’s media to politics. She has collaborated or volunteered with Girls For A Change, the YMCA, CanTeen, Our Schools, Our Media, the Ms. Foundation’s Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, and Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s teenwire.com. Courtney lives in San Jose, California.

Andrea Vander Pluym is the author of What Should I Do?, an advice book for preteen girls. Her articles and columns have appeared in Teen, Planet Girl, Shape, Variety, Los Angeles View, and other publications. In 1999, she joined ChickClick, where she launched new content including teen essays and fiction and oversaw daily production as managing editor. She volunteers as an assistant instructor for teen self-defense workshops, and has volunteered with Bay Area Teen Voices, Girls in the Hall, and GirlVentures. Andrea lives in the San Francisco Bay area with her family.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781575421773
Subtitle:
Dealing When Your Line Is Crossed
Author:
Lepage, Catherine
Illustrator:
Lepage, Catherine
Author:
Pluym, Andrea R. Vander
Author:
Pluym, Andrea Vander
Author:
Vander Pluym, Andrea
Publisher:
Free Spirit Publishing
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Social Situations - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Psychology / Counseling
Subject:
Teenage girls
Subject:
Social Issues - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Social Science - Psychology
Subject:
Interpersonal relations in adolescence.
Subject:
Respect
Subject:
Situations / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Teen Issues
Subject:
Teaching Respect
Subject:
Character education
Subject:
gender; teens; confidence; girls; females
Subject:
Teaching Respect; self-esteem; self esteem; conflict; social skills; guidance; b
Subject:
Character Education; girl power; Respect Rally; respect book
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20050615
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
two-color illustrations
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in 0.98 lb
Age Level:
13-17

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