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Chapter : Introduction: Bullying and Bystanderism
Bullying has been an acknowledged problem in schools for decades, and for just as long educators have been trying to find solutions. Schools have spent a great deal of time and money on various antibullying programs and, more recently, character education in an attempt to stop bullying behavior. Despite our best efforts, however, bullying continues to be a global dilemma. The statistics are consistent and tell the same story in country after country, school after school. Bullying exists and is a daily occurrence for many of our students.
- Research conducted in Canada, Europe, and the United States has shown that roughly 10 to 15 percent of students ...