Contents

Introduction

In: Reel Big Bullies
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Contents

Foreword

Cathy S.Keeganvii

Preface

ix

1 Bully

Introduction1

2 Read It and Weep

Stats about Bullying13

3 Dazed & Confused

Defining Bullying16

4 The Little Rascals

Memorable Movie Bullies19

5 See No Evil, Hear No Evil

Changing Bystander Attitudes29

6 Dangerous Minds

Prevailing Attitudes about Bullying Culture32

7 It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad World

Mean World Syndrome (Media Effects)36

8 Advise & Consent

Legal Policy and Bullying43

9 Lean on Me

The Role of the Teacher as Intervener51

10 The Big Short

Film Clips for Instructional Use60

11 This Is the End

Conclusion142

Film Index

145

Films by Definition

147

Term Index

150