Dennis Barr

Dennis Barr is the Director of Program Evaluation at Facing History and Ourselves, as well as a psychologist. He is a Lecturer of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He was the principal investigator for the Carnegie Corporation of New York-funded research entitled, Intergroup relations among youth: a study of the impact and processes of Facing History and Ourselves. The Ostracism Case Study emerged from this project. Barr has published articles based on his research on social and ethical development and risk taking behavior in adolescents.

Dennis Barr on Bullying and Ostracism

Dennis Barr on Young People and Responsibility

Dennis Barr on Adolescent Development

Dennis Barr on Using History to Engage Young People

Dennis Barr on What Feels Familiar About This Incident

Dennis Barr on Agency and Self Awareness

Dennis Barr on the Role of Adults

Dennis Barr's Comments on Lorna

Dennis Barr's Comments on Sue

Dennis Barr's Comments on Rhonda

Dennis Barr's Comments on Jill

Dennis Barr's Comments on Patty

Dennis Barr on the Inevitability of Incidents Like This

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