Children involved in bullying: psychological disturbance and the persistence of the involvement.

@article{Kumpulainen1999ChildrenII,
  title={Children involved in bullying: psychological disturbance and the persistence of the involvement.},
  author={Kirsti I Kumpulainen and Eila R{\"a}s{\"a}nen and Irmeli Henttonen},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={1999},
  volume={23 12},
  pages={1253-62}
}
OBJECTIVE This follow-up investigation studied the extent of bullying among children aged 8 (Study 1) and 12 (Study 2), and measured the persistence of this behaviour. The relationship between bullying and psychological disturbance at these two time points was also studied. Furthermore, the relationships between bullying and some background factors were investigated. METHOD 1268 children were studied at two time points using three different questionnaires. Parents filled out the Rutter A2… CONTINUE READING