Cyber Bullying

Bullying in the Digital Age

by Robin M. Kowalski; Susan P. Limber; Patricia W. Agatston

Synopsis

Cyber bullying has become more prevalent through the use of e-mail, instant messages, chat rooms, and other digital messaging systems. It brings with it unique challenges. Cyber Bullying provides the most current and essential information on the nature and prevalence of this epidemic, providing educators, parents, psychologists and policy-makers with critical prevention techniques and strategies for effectively addressing electronic bullying.

  • Provides an empirically-based resource with up-to-date information about the nature and prevalence of cyber bullying through the use of email, instant messages, chat rooms, and other digital messaging systems
  • Examines the role of anonymity in electronic bullying
  • Includes feedback from focus groups and individual interviews with students and parents
  • Offers a handy reference with practical strategies for educators, parents, psychologists and policy makers about prevention and intervention of cyber bullying

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Book Information

Copyright year 2008
ISBN-13 9781405159920
ISBN-10 1405159928
Class Copyright
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
Subject COMPUTERS;SOCIAL SCIENCE
File Size 141 MB
Number of Pages 224
Shelf No. JF694