Immigration status and bullying victimization: Associations across national and school contexts

This study examined whether the association between immigration and bullying victimization differed across immigrant generation, age and national and school context. Data were used from the 2013–14 Health Behavior in School-Aged Children study among nationally-representative samples of young people in 26 countries/regions. 

At the country level, integration policies and national level attitudes toward immigrants may be reflective of such views and treatments. One way of measuring the integration conditions is the Migrant Integration Policy Index, MIPEX. The MIPEX assesses migration and integration policies by 148 policy indicators related to whether residents are guaranteed equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities (Huddleston & Vink, 2015). 

 

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