Publication Year: 2008
Authors/Editor: Kowalski, Robin M.; Limber, Susan P.; Agatston, Patricia W.
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.
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: Bullying in the Digital Age:
* 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
Cyber Bullying: Bullying in the Digital Age