By Margaret Frazer

From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...

A competition OF MURDER...

In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired by way of one of many city's wealthy and robust service provider guilds, they plan to give of the various performs with a purpose to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.

But while they arrange to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe could be known as directly to play a smart guy off the level to boot. whilst the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed lifeless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's abilities as a undercover agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The avid gamers might be pressured to offer the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe have the capacity to get to the bottom of a confession of corruption ahead of Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?

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Aufl. WEIDNER, J. (1993): Anti-Aggressivitäts-Training für Gewalttäter. Bonn. WILLEMS, H. (1993): Fremdenfeindliche Gewalt, Opladen. WINKLER, M. (2003): Verliebt in das eigene Programm, in: Sozialextra 04/2003, Weinheim, S. 44-46 . em. DIETER-JÜRGEN LÖWISCH Wolfgang Tischner Konfrontative Pädagogik – die vergessene „väterliche“ Seite der Erziehung Ein Gespenst geht um in Europa – sein Name: „Konfrontative Pädagogik“. 1 Ein wesentlicher Grund ist der, daß die Leitlinien der Konfrontativen Pädagogik so völlig abseits dessen liegen, was deutschen Sozialpädagogen seit den 70er Jahren so selbstverständlich ist, daß es nicht mehr in Frage gestellt wird.

M. Wozu, so wird sich der kritische Beobachter fragen, muß es dann noch eine Konfrontative Pädagogik geben? E. in der Tat unglücklich, ist doch eine Pädagogik, welche nicht auch das Element der Konfrontation im Umgang des Erwachsenen mit dem Kind bzw. Jugendlichen 1 2 Die Reaktion ist längst nicht in allen europäischen Ländern so ablehnend wie in Deutschland, wo bedingt durch die nationalsozialistische Vergangenheit eine starke Voreingenommenheit besteht. So gibt es im niederländischen Wezep bereits seit mehr als vier Jahren eine Einrichtung, die nach den auch konfrontativen Ideen der Glen Mills Schools arbeitet.

DIETER-JÜRGEN LÖWISCH Wolfgang Tischner Konfrontative Pädagogik – die vergessene „väterliche“ Seite der Erziehung Ein Gespenst geht um in Europa – sein Name: „Konfrontative Pädagogik“. 1 Ein wesentlicher Grund ist der, daß die Leitlinien der Konfrontativen Pädagogik so völlig abseits dessen liegen, was deutschen Sozialpädagogen seit den 70er Jahren so selbstverständlich ist, daß es nicht mehr in Frage gestellt wird. Ein weiterer besteht darin, daß die Konfrontative Pädagogik für den Berufsstand der Pädagogen eine massive Kränkung darstellt.

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