Correlates and Consequences of Peer Victimization: Gender Differences in Direct and Indirect Forms of Bullying

  title={Correlates and Consequences of Peer Victimization: Gender Differences in Direct and Indirect Forms of Bullying},
  author={Kristin C. Carbone-L{\'o}pez and Finn Esbensen and Bradley T. Brick},
  journal={Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice},
  pages={332 - 350}
Research on school-based violence and bullying suggests that males are more likely to be both perpetrators and victims of bullying. Because of this, until recently, the experiences of females have been somewhat overlooked. Evidence suggests, however, that definition and measurement issues may be at play; girls, for instance, are more likely than boys to experience indirect forms of bullying such as teasing. To what extent have the correlates and consequences of bullying victimization been… 

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