ERIC Number: EJ640125
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Bullying in School: Nature, Effects and Remedies.
Ma, Xin; Stewin, Len L.; Mah, Deveda L.
Research Papers in Education: Policy & Practice, v16 n3 p247-70 Oct 2001
Synthesizes recent research on bullying in school, showing the multifaceted coercive behaviors of bullying, demonstrating short- and long-term consequences for both victims and bullies, and outlining characteristics of victims, bullies, and bystanders. The paper discusses social tolerance of bullying and provides theoretical bases for explaining bullying behavior, examining successful prevention and intervention programs and research on bullying. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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