3. Preparing to Intervene

  1. Ken Rigby

Published Online: 27 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118362648.ch3

Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches

Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches

How to Cite

Rigby, K. (2012) Preparing to Intervene, in Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118362648.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118345887

Online ISBN: 9781118362648

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Keywords:

  • preparing to intervene;
  • the target, finding intervention as embarrassing or ineffective;
  • bullying in situations, power imbalance between aggressor and target;
  • the bullied child, when physically stronger than the tormentor;
  • methods of intervention, to resolve the problem;
  • bullying and intervention by bystanders;
  • targeted child, parents, bystanders, ‘bully audits’, and video surveillance;
  • direct observation by teachers, in playground and classrooms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • When to Intervene

  • What is an Intervention?

  • Sources of Information About Bullying Behavior

  • Summary

  • Endnotes