The COST Action on cyberbullying: developing an international network.

Publication Date: 
Jun 24, 2013

The COST Action IS0801 on cyberbullying had the aim of a) sharing of developing expertise in knowledge base and measurement techniques across researchers, b) sharing of input from outside the research community; specifically, from legal experts as well as from mobile phone companies and internet

Overview: new media.

Publication Date: 
May 30, 2012

Pediatricians care for children's growth and development from the time they are born until they become adults. In addition, pediatricians must be vigilant for external influences. Technology influences children of all ages.

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[Cyberbullying: adolescent victimization through mobile phone and internet].

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Publication Date: 
Nov 03, 2010

The aim of this study was to analyse the prevalence of victimization through mobile phone and internet. The differences of gender and academic year in the type of electronic aggression were also examined. The sample comprised 2001 adolescents of both genders and ages between 11 and 17 years.

Ganging up or sticking together? Group processes and children's responses to text-message bullying.

Publication Date: 
Jan 18, 2011

Drawing on social identity theory and intergroup emotion theory (IET), we examined group processes underlying bullying behaviour. Children were randomly assigned to one of three groups: a perpetrator's group, a target's group, or a third party group.