Download Bullying Among University Students: Cross-national by Helen Cowie,Carrie Anne Myers PDF

By Helen Cowie,Carrie Anne Myers

Bullying among collage Students is a pioneering selection of wisdom and proof exploring the under-researched phenomenon of bullying in universities. Abusive behaviour among youth is a significant and pervasive challenge that's exacerbated via the speedy advances in digital conversation, and during this e-book the authors spotlight the matter and continue to facilitate new practices and guidelines to deal with it.

This e-book brings jointly a global group of authors from quite a number disciplines, encompassing schooling, psychology, criminology, legislations and counselling, who've performed learn within the quarter of college bullying. Addressing severe dialogues and debates, the authors discover peer on peer violence, intimidation and social exclusion prior to contemplating its results on scholars and making concepts for motion and extra examine. Key issues include:

  • Cyberbullying and cyber aggression

  • Rape tradition around the university

  • Homophobic and transphobic bullying

  • The impression of bullying on psychological health

  • The position of bully and sufferer around the lifespan

  • Policies and systems to handle bullying

International in authorship and scope, this booklet might be a useful source for college kids and researchers in fields comparable to schooling, psychology, sociology, future health experiences and criminology. it's also crucial analyzing for collage policy-makers and union representatives liable for the emotional and actual future health of students.

Show description

Read Online or Download Bullying Among University Students: Cross-national perspectives PDF

Best college & university education books

University-Industry Partnerships in MIT, Cambridge, and Tokyo: Storytelling Across Boundaries (RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education)

The aim of this learn is to spot the character of swap occurring in university-industry partnerships, to appreciate the underlying components that impact that adjust, and to discover the underlying strategy of swap. 3 in-depth case experiences are thought of, that of MIT, Cambridge college, and Tokyo college, to check their stories in constructing new kinds of university-industry relationships.

African American Fraternities and Sororities: The Legacy and the Vision

The 1st African American fraternities and sororities have been verified on the flip of the 20th century to motivate management, racial delight, and educational excellence between black students confronting the legacy of slavery and the indignities of Jim Crow segregation. With a powerful presence that endures on trendy campuses, African American fraternities and sororities declare mythical artists, politicians, theologians, inventors, intellectuals, educators, civil rights leaders, and athletes of their ranks.

Univer-Cities: Strategic Implications for Asia:Readings from Cambridge and Berkeley to Singapore

Univer-cities: Strategic Implications for Asia goals to redefine the multi-faceted symbiotic courting among universities and host towns. The 4 readings during this reader will invite readers to problem the conventional view of what a school is as a spot, and re-define the collage as an area; drawing discoverers, creators, and seekers who're willing to maintain and increase the price of upper schooling in Asia.

Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education (Key Issues on Diverse College Students)

Scholar Veterans and repair participants in greater schooling bridges thought to perform with a view to greater organize practitioners of their efforts to extend the luck of veteran and armed forces provider participants in greater schooling. Bringing jointly views from a researcher, practitioner, and scholar veteran, this specified writer group presents a complete yet practicable textual content reviewing appropriate study literature and featuring obtainable thoughts for operating with scholars.

Extra resources for Bullying Among University Students: Cross-national perspectives

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.63 of 5 – based on 8 votes