Cyberbullying, happiness, and style of humor among perpetrators: is there a relationship?

Qodir, Abdul and Diponegoro, Ahmad Muhammad and Safaria, Triantoro (2019) Cyberbullying, happiness, and style of humor among perpetrators: is there a relationship? Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, 7 (3). pp. 200-206. ISSN 2395-6518

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Abstract

Abstract

Purpose: Cyberbullying is becoming a universal concern among parent, teacher, and school. Undesirable consequences have impacted for many teenagers in the world. The current study explores the cyberbullying phenomenon among Indonesian teenagers especially to examine the style of humor and happiness as predictors of cyberbullying perpetrators.

Methodology: 156 respondents from a private senior high school at Palangka Raya city was involved in this study. Regression analysis was utilized to test the hypotheses.

Results: The result showed that only happiness, self-defeating humor, and aggressive humor were related positively to the reports of cyberbullying conduct.

Implications: To lower cyberbullying among adolescents, both the family and the school must collaborate synergistically. Recommendations of the study are explained further in the article.

Item Type: Journal Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cyberbullying, Happiness, Style of Humor, Perpetrators, Adolescents
Subjects: 22 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES > 2202 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields > 220207 History and Philosophy of the Humanities
22 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES > 2202 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields > 220208 History and Philosophy of the Social Sciences
Depositing User: puttry puttry
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2019 06:56
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2019 07:30
URI: http://digilib.iain-palangkaraya.ac.id/id/eprint/1715

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