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By Meline Kevorkian, Robin D'Antona


Everyone concerned with the care and welfare of youngsters and teens is faced with the problem of bullying, that's certainly one of life's significant pressures dealing with youngsters. Bullying behaviors create an uncomfortable, threatening, or even adverse surroundings that make it tricky for kids to learn.

101 proof approximately Bullying is designed to collapse what the learn says approximately bullying and its results, supplying rules for what can and may be performed to lessen or lessen it.

Kevorkian systematically discusses issues starting from relational bullying to cyber bullying to media and video violence to the criminal ramifications of bullying, debunking delusion and uncloaking the proof approximately bullying and its prevention.

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