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What is bullying?
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What are the different types of bullying?
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How common is bullying?
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Does age make a difference?
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Are there differences in the bullying experiences of girls and boys?
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Are some children more likely to be bullied than others?
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Are some children more likely to bully than others?
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How popular are victims and bullies?
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What do pupils do when they are bullied?
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Who do children tell when they are being bullied?
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Why don't children tell?
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Does bullying cause problems in later years?
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Where does bullying take place?
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What does it feel like to be bullied?
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Does bullying cause health problems?
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Is there a link between childhood bullying behaviour and anti-social behaviour in later years?
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What is the role of peers in bullying?
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What are the feelings of bystanders?
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Is bullying usually carried out by an individual or group?
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Is there a difference between the personal characteristics of the individual and the group bully?
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How are different groups, such as ethnic minorities, asylum seekers and disabled pupils, affected by bullying?
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Are there differences between Scotland's regions?
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Are there differences between types of schools?
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Is bullying in Scotland the same as in other countries?

 


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