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Digital Self-Harm: Frequency, Type, Motivations, and Outcomes
MARC Research Reports
  • Elizabeth Englander, Bridgewater State University
Publication Date
6-1-2012
Document Type
Report
Disciplines
Abstract

This report describes research conducted in 2011 and 2012 on 617 subjects, 10% of whom reported self-cyberbullying. The report details the frequency of self-cyberbullying in boys versus girls (17% versus 8%) and the frequency of the incidents in questions. The data also reveals some of the characteristics of self‐cyberbullies, their motivations for digital self-harm and the relative success of the tactic.

Citation Information
Elizabeth Englander. "Digital Self-Harm: Frequency, Type, Motivations, and Outcomes" (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/elizabeth_englander1/14/