JoLynn V. Carney, Charles J. Jacob, and Richard J. Hazler, Department of Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education, Pennsylvania State University, University Park. Charles J. Jacob is now at Department of Psychology, La Salle University.
Exposure to School Bullying and the Social Capital of Sixth-Grade Students
Version of Record online: 23 DEC 2011
2011 American Counseling Association
The Journal of Humanistic Counseling
Volume 50, Issue 2, pages 238–253, Fall 2011
How to Cite
CARNEY, J. V., JACOB, C. J. and HAZLER, R. J. (2011), Exposure to School Bullying and the Social Capital of Sixth-Grade Students. Jrnl Humanistic Counseling, 50: 238–253. doi: 10.1002/j.2161-1939.2011.tb00122.x
- Issue online: 23 DEC 2011
- Version of Record online: 23 DEC 2011
Data from 91 U.S. middle school students using self-reports of social capital and bullying suggest a link between exposure to bullying and a decreased sense that people in general are trustworthy and fair. Implications for individuals and societies are considered.