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Bullying

Chowne, Parson Stoyle
terrorizes parish; kidnaps children. [Br. Lit.: The Maid of Sker, Walsh Modern, 94–95]
Claypole, Noah
bully; becomes thief in Fagin’s gang. [Br. Lit.: Oliver Twist]
Curley
he picks on feeble-minded Lennie. [Am. Lit.: Of Mice and Men]
Flashman, Harry
unconscionably impudent and overbearing coward. [Br. Lit.: Flashman; Tom Brown’s Schooldays]
hector
street gang member (early 1600s). [Br. Hist.: Espy, 40]
Kowalski, Stanley
crude humor, animal maleness. [Am. Lit.: A Streetcar Named Desire]
McTeague
forbidden to practice dentistry, he becomes mean and surly. [Am. Lit.: McTeague]
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Advantages and disadvantages of using the term "bullying"
Despite the formalized definition, media and individuals sometimes misidentify occurrences such as one-time physical altercations or online arguments as bullying.
And Abbey Hill's team of student anti-bullying ambassadors, nominated by their classmates to put a stop to bullying and offer support to those who have experienced it, have helped the schoolachieve Stockton Council's Anti-Bullying Quality Mark in 2017.
According to researches the Short term effects of bullying are:
Students should feel confident in reporting bullies to their parents and school authorities - this is the message from other UAE pupils to kids who may be victims of bullying.
Conclusion: There is a negative correlation between mindfulness and bullying behaviour and single children show high bullying behaviour.
There is research, however, to support the use of young adult literature (YAL) with middle and high school students in an effort to help them understand and deal with issues around bullying both in and outside of school (Henkin, 2012; Morris, Taylor, & Wilson, 2000; Pace & Podesta, 1999; Trent & Chisholm, 2012).
Although many believe that experiencing bullying is a "rite of passage," a look at the research on bullying contradicts this.
StopBullying.gov, the website devoted to stopping bullying once and for all, notes the importance of teaching kids to treat everyone, including other children, with respect.
"Say NO to Bullying" continues to define and explain four types of bullying: verbal bullying, social bullying, cyber bullying, and physical bullying.
Banac said it was important for victims of all forms of bullying, particularly cyberbullying, to be accompanied by their parents or guardians in giving their statement to the police so that the cases could be properly addressed.
Involvement in bullying, as either perpetrators or victims, have serious short-term and long-term consequences for all the members of the school community, family and society in general, causing future problems related to depression and difficulty with social relationships.