Info and Stats on Cyberbullying by Adolescents – Psychology Today

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“Some aspects of cyberbullying are nothing new for today’s teenagers. One study found that the content of cyberbullying incidents in 91% of cases related to relationship issues, such as break-ups, envy, intolerance, and ganging up.3 These are all just typical adolescent tensions- the difference lies in that they are playing out in a far more dangerous environment. Compared to the traditional bullying of the playground or the times of Flashman, the online environment is a place where bullying has instant, widespread, and permanent effects- and a place where a bully can attack their victim 24 hours a day. Because there is the possibility for the abuse to be spread by others and to continue online and because bullies may be able to maintain a higher degree of anonymity than in face-to-face encounters, there is concern that the intensity of cyberbullying is greater than that of traditional bullying.”

MLA Citation:

Greenfield, Susan. “The Internet Has Changed Bullying- For The Worse.” Psychology Today. Sussex Publishers, LLC, 1 Dec. 2015.  (PUT DATE OF ACCESS HERE). <https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/mind-change/201512/the-internet-has-changed-bullying-the-worse>.

In-Text: (Greenfield)

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APA Citation:

Greenfield, S. (2015, Dec 1). The internet has changed bullying- for the worse. Psychology Today. Retrieved from https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/mind-change/201512/the-internet-has-changed-bullying-the-worse

In-Text: (Greenfield, 2015)

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