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Are cyberbullies really bullies? An investigation of reactive and proactive online aggression
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Journal Article
Computers in Human Behavior 28 (2) pg 664-672
Objective: To examine the nature of and motivations for online aggressive acts, also known as cyberbullying, among adolescents, ages 10-18.Design: Survey and semi-structured interviews.Subjects and Setting: 733 adolescents (454 females, 255 males), ages 10-18, attending middle and high schools in British Columbia.  15 of thcontinued
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Age Group:
Adolescence (13-17 yrs), Adulthood (18 yrs & older), Childhood (birth-12 yrs), School Age (6-12 yrs), Young Adulthood (18-29 yrs)
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Correlational Study
Source of Funding:
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
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