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Bullying: Databases and Articles

This is a good choice for a current topic whether you are writing an argumentative essay or preparing for a debat.

Databases

From the library homepage www.mdc.edu/libraries, select Articles/Databases. Log in with your student number and PIN, (last four digits of your student number).

 

The following Databases are good sources for articles about bullies and bullying.

 

 

 

 

Search for articles in these databases.  Log in with your student number and PIN, (last four digits of your student number).

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)

American Government (ABC CLIO)

Issues and Controversies (Facts on File)

New York Times (NewsBank)

Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)

 

Articles

 

This is an example of some articles that were found in the database: Opposing Viewpoints:

  • Social Networking Sites Can Be Forums for Cyberbullying

    24
    Are Social Networking Sites Harmful?, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2011

    "Social Networking Sites Can Be Forums for Cyberbullying" by Abraham Foxman and Cyndi Silverman. Are Social Networking…

  • Social Networking Sites Cannot Be Blamed for Bullying

    24
    Are Social Networking Sites Harmful?, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2011

    "Social Networking Sites Cannot Be Blamed for Bullying" by Kate Harding. Are Social Networking Sites Harmful? Stefan…

  • Cyber-Bullying Is Worse than Physical Bullying

    44
    Media Violence, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2009

    "Cyber-Bullying Is Worse than Physical Bullying" by Scott Meech. Media Violence. David M. Haugen, Ed. Opposing…

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Academic Journals

  • Homophobia not bullying

    48
    The American Prospect, https://www.newyorktimes.com January-February 2011

    ANN FRIEDMAN's column ("Straight Talk") and GABRIEL ARANA's subsequent Web column ("Giving Bullies a Pass") criticized…

  • Student rights

    67
    Radical Teacher, https://www.newyorktimes.com Winter 2010

    The Safe Schools Improvement Act, a federal anti-bullying bill that would protect students based on their sexuality or…

  • Advocating for Arts in the classroom: academic discipline…

    14
    Education Next, https://www.newyorktimes.com Fall 2010

    Every chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts must advocate for arts education. The arts need a voice in power,…

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Reference

  • Introduction to Violence: Teen Decisions

    437
    Violence, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2001

    On April 20, 1999, eighteen-year-old Eric Harris and seventeen-year-old Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School…

  • A Culture of Violence?: Current Topics of Special Interest

    435
    Youth Violence, Crime, and Gangs, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2004

    High homicide rates, gang violence, bullies, school shootings, crimes based on hate, tales of violent hazings at…

  • Preface to "How Should Conflict Resolution Be Taught?"

    413
    Conflict Resolution, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2008

    School violence has become an increasing problem in the United States. Two of the most notable incidents are the 1999…

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Viewpoints

  • Books on Violence and Bullying Can Help Teens Develop…

    191
    Book Banning, https://www.newyorktimes.com 2012

    "Books on Violence and Bullying Can Help Teens Develop Empathy" by Michael Cart. Book Banning Thomas Riggs, Ed. At…