Gender and multiple forms of peer victimization: how do they influence adolescent psychosocial adjustment?

@article{Felix2006GenderAM,
  title={Gender and multiple forms of peer victimization: how do they influence adolescent psychosocial adjustment?},
  author={Erika D. Felix and Susan Dvorak McMahon},
  journal={Violence and victims},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={707-24}
}
This study explores the relationship among multiple forms of peer victimization (e.g., direct physical/verbal, relational, and sexual harassment) and psychosocial adjustment among urban students and uses cluster analysis to identify subgroups of victims. Students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grade completed self-report surveys about their psychosocial adjustment, peer victimization experiences, and the gender of the other person involved. Results reveal that both physical/verbal victimization… CONTINUE READING