Cyberbullying: Bullying gone digital

Michelle Faye Wright, William Stanley Pendergrass

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Abstract

Youths in the 21st century are raised in a digital world where blogs, social networking sites, and instant messaging are part of their everyday life. These youths have been immersed in a digital world for as long as they can remember. As a result of this immersion, youths are at risk for cyberbullying, which has increased in intensity over the years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook on Bullying
Subtitle of host publicationPrevalence, Psychological Impacts and Intervention Strategies
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Pages69-89
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9781634630405
ISBN (Print)9781634630238
StatePublished - Oct 1 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Psychology(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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    Wright, M. F., & Pendergrass, W. S. (2014). Cyberbullying: Bullying gone digital. In Handbook on Bullying: Prevalence, Psychological Impacts and Intervention Strategies (pp. 69-89). Nova Science Publishers, Inc..