publication . Conference object . Article . 2012

Gender, Immigration, and School Victimization

Dixie J. Koo; Anthony A. Peguero; Zahra Shekarkhar;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 2012
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech. University Libraries
  • Country: United States
Abstract
Anthony Peguero speaks about his research on adolescent violence, socialization and marginalization, school bullying, race and ethnicity, and the adaptation of the children immigrants. It is well established that violence can seriously lead to mental health disorders, disrupt interpersonal social relationships, derail educational progress, and negatively impact life-course trajectories for youth. Despite the prevalence and problems associated with youth violence, studies that examine the disparities linked to race and ethnicity, immigration, and gender in relationship to the exposure and consequences of violence for youth are underrepresented and limited. Dr. Pe...
Subjects
free text keywords: Socialization, Bullying, Gender, Ethnicity, Applied Psychology, Pathology and Forensic Medicine, Law, Health(social science), Well-being, Developmental psychology, Immigration, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Social psychology, Ethnic group, Assimilation (phonology), Logistic regression, African american, Longitudinal study, Psychology
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publication . Conference object . Article . 2012

Gender, Immigration, and School Victimization

Dixie J. Koo; Anthony A. Peguero; Zahra Shekarkhar;