Cyber Bullying in Turkey Its Correlates and Links to Depressive Symptoms

Journal of eHealth Technology and Application


Cyber Bullying @ Schools: What do Turkish Adolescents Think?
Topcu, Çiǧdem; Yıldırım, Ali; Erdur Baker, Özgür (2013-01-01)
Cyber bullying is an emerging form of peer bullying, becoming prominent especially over the past decade. The aim of this study was to investigate through interviews the perceptions of Turkish high school students about cyber bullying. The sample consisted of six male and one female high school students all aged 15 years who identified as being active in cyber bullying. Findings were grouped under four main headings; acts of cyber bullying, reasons for cyber bullying, characteristics of cyber bullies and vic...
Cyber bullying: A new face of peer bullying
Erdur Baker, Özgür (2007-03-01)
Problem Statement: Information and communication technologies provide a wide range of benefits for schools but it comes with a cost: Cyber bullying (also called electronic bullying) as a new form of bullying has emerged from the misuse of those technologies. Although cyber bullying has been a growing concern in several countries, research substantiating this concern is limited.
Cyber Security by a New Analogy: "The Allegory of the 'Mobile'Cave"
Canbek, Gurol (Informa UK Limited, 2018-01-01)
Mobile devices as the most pervasive technology enablers also bring new security risks in cyberspace. However, related cyber security studies mainly focus on technologies and practices rather than fundamentals and root causes. These studies may also omit the current scientific knowledge gained on other relevant or irrelevant domains that may be adapted to cyber security and ignore human nature that is more important than technology and processes. This study surveys and associates all the analogical methods ...
Cyberbullying and its correlation to traditional bullying, gender and frequent and risky usage of internet-mediated communication tools
Erdur Baker, Özgür (2010-02-01)
This study examined the relationships between cyber and traditional bullying experiences regarding gender differences. Also, the contributions of frequent and risky usage of internet to cyberbullying experiences were examined. The participants were 276 adolescents (123 females, 151 males and 2 unknown) ranging in age from 14 to 18 years. The results revealed that 32 percent of the students were victims of both cyber and traditional bullying, while 26 percent of the students bullied others in both cyber and ...
Cyber threat intelligence sharing technologies and threat sharing model using blockchain
Özdemir, Ahmet; Acar, Aybar Can; Özgit, Attila; Department of Cybersecurity (2021-5-7)
Against the measures taken, the nature of the threats in the cyber environment is evolving day by day. While script kiddie made amateur cyber attacks were usually experienced beforehand, more sophisticated and targeted attacks are frequently encountered nowadays. Besides that, commonly used signature based techniques for attack detection and threat information staying within organization is insufficient for dynamically changing, organized and targeted threats. Furthermore, with the advance of new technolog...
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Ö. Erdur Baker, “Cyber Bullying in Turkey Its Correlates and Links to Depressive Symptoms,” Journal of eHealth Technology and Application, pp. 16–23, 2009, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: