TITLE

BULLIED TO DEATH

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Dolly;May2012, Issue 497, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue of cyberbullying and teenage suicide in Australia. It mentions the death of 14-year-old Sheniz Erkan, a victim of cyberbullying. Rosalie O'Neale of Cybersmart explains that cyberbullying activities include sending abusive and derogatory messages through text messages, electronic mails and social networking Web site Facebook. The increasing cases of cyberbullying in the country is also explored.
ACCESSION #
75152271

 

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