Copublished With Corwin Press This practical guide to dealing with bullying in secondary schools examines the nature of the secondary school and the typology of the adolescent.
Chapter 1: What We Know about Bullying in Secondary Schools
In a report prepared for the New Zealand Office of the Commissioner for Children, Lind and Maxwell (1996) found that when the secondary school students in their study described the three worst things they had ever experienced, the death of someone very close (a mother or father, brother or sister) was mentioned most often. Being bullied by other students camesecond.
Ask anyone anywhere about bullying, and they will have a story to tell. Each one of these stories tells us a lot about bullying and the pain it causes, and each one of them is unique. These stories have led us to take a long hard look at bullying and ...