One potential solution to bullying: social psychology

Princeton research team Betsy Levy Paluck has always been interested in how societies find ways to reject violence and prejudice. That curiosity led her to Princeton University, where she works as a researcher, and then to the halls of New Jersey's middle schools, to see whether social psychological theory could help students stamp out bullying and other forms of conflict.
To make that happen, her research team relied on an unusual set of partners: students, including those identified by their classmates as ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=189630&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=clickThis is an NSF News item.