Research Studies

Protecting Minors From Themselves: Expanding Revenge Porn Laws To Protect the Most Vulnerable

Article abstract: "The article focuses on the need of expanding the existing and future state revenge porn statutes to target minors engage in the activity with the exposure to social media.

Cyberbullying Prevalence Among US Middle and High School-Aged Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Quality Assessment

Article abstract, "Cyberbullying (CB) has established links to physical and mental health problems including depression, suicidality, substance use, and somatic symptoms.

Suicide Ideation and Bullying Among US Adolescents: Examining the Intersections of Sexual Orientation, Gender, and Race/Ethnicity

Article abstract: "We examined how race/ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation shape adolescents’ likelihood of being bullied and vulnerability to suicide ideation."

Fatty, Fatty, Two-by-Four: Weight-Teasing History and Disturbed Eating in Young Adult Women

Article abstract: "Weight teasing may contribute to the development of disturbed eating and eating disorders in young women...

The Impact of School Bullying On Students’ Academic Achievement from Teachers Point of View

Abstract: "The study aimed to investigate school bullying impact on students’ academic achievement from teachers’ perspective in Jordanian schools. The study used a descriptive analytical methodology. The research sample consisted of..."

School Bullying Linked to Lower Academic Achievement

Abstract:"A study that tracked hundreds of children from kindergarten through high school found that chronic or increasing levels of bullying were related to lower academic achievement, a dislike of school and low confidence by students in their own academic abilities, according to new research."

Bullying and Sexual Harassment at School: A Disturbing Connection

Dorothy Espelage of the University of Florida draws a conclusion regarding the interconnectedness of bullying and sexual harassment.

Bullying in Elementary Schools: Its Causes and Effects on Students

Abstract: "Bullying is an everlasting problem in the lives of school kids. It is a problem that affects all students, the person who bully, those who are victims, and the persons who witnesses to interpersonal..."

Study: Sexual Harassment Frequent Among Middle School Students

At least twenty-five percent of the surveyed middle schoolers claimed to have been sexually harassed at school.