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"Cool" Kids in Middle School Bully More, UCLA Psychologists Report
January 24, 2013
Bullying, whether it's physical aggression or spreading rumors, boosts the social status and popularity of middle school students, according to a new University of California, Los Angeles, psychology study that has implications for programs aimed at combatting school bullying. In addition, students already considered popular engage in these forms of bullying, the researchers found.
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