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Teen dating violence: Relationship to bullying, sexual behaviors and school safety
by Lozano, Maria G., M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2012, 60; 1517722
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this study was to investigate and understand a relationship between bullying, sexual behaviors, school safety and teen dating violence. The researcher examined secondary data from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS). The study focused on Latina students, ages 14 to 18, who responded to the YRBSS.

The study found a relationship between bullying and teen dating violence. Results from the study indicated a relationship between sexual behaviors and teen dating violence. The study determined there to be a relationship between school safety and teen dating violence.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Santhiveeran, Janaki
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 51/01M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Social psychology, Social work, Latin American Studies
Publication Number: 1517722
ISBN: 978-1-267-47083-6
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