TITLE

Bullying: A State of Affairs

AUTHOR(S)
Neiman, Samantha; Robers, Brandon; Robers, Simone
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Law & Education;Oct2012, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on bullying in schools in the U.S. Topics include the rate of suicide among students that have been bullied, the use of Internet in bullying, and the effectiveness of state statutory bullying laws. Information is provided on the prevention of bullying through intervention and educational programs, why bullying varies between states in the U.S., and the definition of bullying behavior. It is noted that cyber-bullying remains one of the most common forms of bullying in the U.S. in 2012.
ACCESSION #
80415579

 

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