"This anthology, co-edited by two widely published and recognized experts in online safety, is an ambitious compendium of the latest research and resources related to cyberbullying." --Teachers College Record
"The strengths of the book are the reputations of the editors and authors and the range of topics covered. I think the book will definitely make a unique contribution to the field. I will definitely buy it and recommend it to others."—Sheri Bauman, Arizona State University
"The parents and educators I meet are always looking for a definitive resource to assist them whenever cyberbullying occurs to the youth they care for. This book is the most comprehensive and well-informed work I have seen – covering what cyberbullying is and what can be meaningfully done about it. The authors represent a who’s who of cyberbullying experts across the United States and I trust and appreciate their perspectives. I highly recommend it."—Tina Meier, Founder of the Megan Meier Foundation
"This book is likely to have international appeal in developed countries experiencing similar problems with bullying and cyberbulling. As the world grows more technologically savvy, we’re likely to see increases in cyberbullying incidents worldwide. Though the data might look different between countries and cultures, chances are the solutions offered by the book will be applicable worldwide."—Rebekah Sills Lamm, Texas School Safety Center
Justin W. Patchin, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Criminal Justice in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He is Co-Director of the Cyberbullying Research Center.Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida Atlantic University. He is Co-Director of the Cyberbullying Research Center.
The book covers cyberbullying issues and ways that it can be prevented.
I would HIGHLY recommend this book to anyone interested in learning about Cyberbullying, the prevention of it and how we should respond when it occurs.
All in all, a well put together book with solid research, and a frank and thorough discussion of cyberbullying.
I am a Ph.D. student and my focus is on cyberbullying. This book was amazing and I recommend it for anyone needing to write a paper or do a project on cyberbullying. Read morePublished 12 months ago by College_Guy
Hinduja and Patchin excel again! These experts get to the heart of cyber abuse including information from leaders in the field. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Paula Davenport
Drs. Hinduja and Patchin have created an extremely valuable resource on the topic of cyberbullying. From a detailed synthesis of current research, to legal implications, to... Read morePublished on March 4, 2012 by mattrwinn
Having grown up in a time where cyberbullying is the new "schoolyard" bullying, I found the book to be very informative. I especially think that it is a must read for educators. Read morePublished on December 5, 2011 by Natica