TITLE

Bullying Among U.S. Adolescents

AUTHOR(S)
Jing Wang; Iannotti, Ronald J.
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Prevention Researcher;Sep2012, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the prevalence of bullying among adolescents in the U.S. and discusses demographic differences for both traditional bullying and cyberbullying among U.S. adolescents. A discussion of the risk factors of adolescent bullying and of factors which can protect adolescents from bullying is presented. Research which has examined the relationship between traditional bullying and cyberbullying is discussed. The effectiveness of several commonly used bullying prevention and intervention programs is examined.
ACCESSION #
83627236

 

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