The profiles of Amy Cuddy and Avital Ronell are included in this chapter on higher education. They each highlight the various ways that bullying thrives in higher education, fueling other examples of Spectral Educational Trauma. Each of these cases positions the educator as either bully or victim, yet both accurately describe just how insidious and violent bullying is at the top of the education food chain. There are several important ways that higher education has strong influences on K12 education, which are revealed here. Furthermore, the case of Amy Cuddy also demonstrates how a field tried is trying to grow and shift for the better, yet does so at the expense of one.
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