Sunday, 15 April 2018
Community Safety Female Aggression Bullying It's a shame about RAE Social Aggression Social Knowledge as Power Covert Bullying
It's a shame about RAE
RUMOUR as Information
ASSUMPTION as Knowledge
EMOTION as Fact
The major difference between genders is that for girls, holding social knowledge equates to holding social power as a means of manipulating their peers,
both girls and boys rate social aggression and covert bullying as worse than physical aggression and bullying [146; 205], and studies have shown it to be strongly linked to depression , anxiety  and low self-esteem  in both genders.
‘Cyber bullying’ has been described as a particularly damaging form of psychological covert aggression that involves “….
the use of information and communication technologies to support deliberate, repeated, and hostile behaviour by an individual or group, that is intended to harm others…” ,
Edith Cowan University
"Under Australian Commonwealth law it is an offence to “use a carriage service to menace, harass or cause offence, or for the purposes of a threat”. It is also an offence to “knowingly or recklessly use a telecommunications service in such a way as would be regarded by reasonable persons being, in all the circumstances, offensive”
Maximum Penalty 3 years Imprisonment