Bullying in Adulthood: Assessing the Bullies and Their Victims / Edition 1

Bullying in Adulthood: Assessing the Bullies and Their Victims / Edition 1

by Peter Randall, Randall Peter
     
 

Bullying in Adulthood: Assessing the Bullies and their Victims, other aspects of the problem are examined, such as research and clinical issues, and in particular, assessment of bullies and victims and the background factors to such behavior. This has become increasingly important as the problem begins to be appreciated and addressed within therapeutic, social and… See more details below

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Bullying in Adulthood: Assessing the Bullies and their Victims, other aspects of the problem are examined, such as research and clinical issues, and in particular, assessment of bullies and victims and the background factors to such behavior. This has become increasingly important as the problem begins to be appreciated and addressed within therapeutic, social and legal arenas. A number of strategies are suggested both for dealing with bullying and victim behavior and for monitoring situations, for example by employers to see if problems improve.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415236935
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/01/2001
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction1
Pt. 1Definitions and assessment structure5
1An overview of adult bullying7
2Workplace bullying as a variety of human aggression32
3A framework for assessment55
Pt. 2Characteristics of perpetrators71
4Bully characteristics: personal history and development73
5Bully characteristics: personality traits88
Pt. 3Characteristics of victims103
6Victim characteristics: personal history and development105
7Victim characteristics: personality factors121
Pt. 4Assessment outcomes and clinical consequences145
8The effects of adult bullying147
9The report: assessment outcomes165
References188
Index205

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