Personal Protective Factors Against Bullying: Emotional, Social, and Moral Competencies

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Although there is no specific profile of a child involved in bullying, there are some personal characteristics that increase a child’s likelihood of being involved. At the same time, there are certain competencies that can be acquired to protect children against becoming perpetrators or victims. These characteristics can be described in terms of risk and protective factors.


Protective Factor Social Skill Moral Reasoning Social Competence Emotional Intelligence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversidad de CórdobaCórdobaSpain
  2. 2.Institute of CriminologyUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK
  3. 3.Department of EducationUniversidad de CórdobaCórdobaSpain

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