Cyber Harassment and Policy Reform in the Digital Age: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Cyber Harassment and Policy Reform in the Digital Age: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Ramona S. McNeal (University of Northern Iowa, USA), Susan M. Kunkle (Kent State University, USA) and Mary Schmeida (Kent State University, USA)
Release Date: April, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 170
ISBN13: 9781522552857|ISBN10: 1522552855|EISBN13: 9781522552864|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5285-7

Description

As the digital world assumes an ever-increasing role in the daily life of the public, opportunities to engage in crimes increase as well. The consequences of cyber aggression can range from emotional and psychological distress to death by suicide or homicide.

Cyber Harassment and Policy Reform in the Digital Age: Emerging Research and Opportunities is a critical scholarly resource that examines cyber aggression and bullying and policy changes to combat this new form of crime. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as anti-bullying programs, cyberstalking, and social exclusion, this book is geared towards academicians, researchers, policy makers, and students seeking current research on cyberstalking, harassment, and bullying.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Anti-Bullying Programs
  • Cyber Bullying
  • Cyberstalking
  • Online Activities
  • Online Aggression
  • Social Exclusion

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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