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Cyberbullying

  1. Jodie Lodge,
  2. Erica Frydenberg

Published Online: 15 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470672532.wbepp076

The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology

The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology

How to Cite

Lodge, J. and Frydenberg, E. 2011. Cyberbullying. The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2011

Abstract

Cyberbullying is a particularly invasive form of bullying and one from which it can be difficult to escape. Cyberbullying is now a global problem, with many incidents reported in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, and Scandinavia.

Keywords:

  • cyberbullying;
  • school bullying;
  • coping skills;
  • coping strategies;
  • cyberabuse