This collection of academic research examines the issue of bullying and child suicide. We included research that looks specifically at suicide and bullying among sexual-minority youth, including gay and lesbian students.
2015 review of studies and papers on issues relating to gender and online sexual harassment, as well as hate speech and threats targeting women and girls.
2014 study published in the
American Journal of Public Health showing a general decrease in bullying in recent years -- but an increase in the number of students carrying weapons.
2012 and 2013 reports from Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society and the University of New Hampshire examine and consolidate the research findings of recent studies.
A 2013 longitudinal study published in the journal
Psychological Science examining the long-term effects of childhood bullying on victims and perpetrators.
2012 NYU study on how LGBT victimization leads to decreased self-esteem and worse educational outcomes, including lower GPA and more absences.
2012 report from Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet and Society on current laws as well as definitions of bullying, prevention strategies, and educational, social and legal responses.
2010 study from the University of Illinois in
Infant and Child Development on the impact of friendship quality on future social skills and behaviors.
2011 longitudinal study published in the journal
Developmental Psychology on the relationship between sustained violent video game play, aggression and youth.
2011 study from Duke University and King’s College London in
Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry on the cognitive origins of bullying.