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Pursuit of Status and Affection Drives Bullies' Behavior

ScienceDaily (Mar. 27, 2010) — Bullying is common in classrooms around
the world: About 15 percent of children are victimized, leading to
depression, anxiety, loneliness, and other negative outcomes. What's
driving bullies to behave the way they do? According to a new large-
scale Dutch study, most bullies are motivated by the pursuit of status
and affection.


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