Understanding the Nature and Forms of Cyber Bullying
1 year ago, Fri, May 31, 2019, 18:41:02
In a rapidly advancing IT society, the issue of cyber bullying and the manner it is exacerbated at all levels, raises fundamental questions. The question is whether it is a transition of bullying in general from its traditional forms to a more complex and technologically advanced form, or it is a new form of cultural adaptation that is mounting with the progression of digital technology (Keith and Martin 224). The nature of cyber bullying is typically analogous to bullying in its connotative sense, only that, the act occurs through a different medium that poses intricacies to identify the perpetrators (Anderson 18).