Bullying Experience of School Bullies on Convergence Study

학교폭력 가해 청소년의 가해 경험에 대한 융합 연구

  • Received : 2018.12.12
  • Accepted : 2019.02.20
  • Published : 2019.02.28


The purpose of this study is to explore and deeply understand the essence and meaning of the bullying experiences of school bullies. Data were collected through in-depth dividual interviews and analyzed using Colaizzi phenomenological analysis methodology. Participants of this study were 16 adolescents with compulsory education due to school bullying. Data collection was conducted through in-depth interviews from May to August, 2018. The results of the analysis were derived from 13 theme clusters and 5 categories, focusing on causes of school bullying, factors contributing bullying, and experiences after bullying. Bullying experienced by school bullies were categorized as followed: 'Difficult to empathize with others', 'Uncontrolled anger behavior', 'No hope for the future'. 'Gain from bullying', and 'Difficulty of daily life'. The results of this study are significant in providing basic data to provide practical help and support to school bullies.


School Bullying;Bully;Adolescent;Experience;Convergence

Table 1. Characteristics of study participants

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