Anuario de investigaciones
versão On-line ISSN 1851-1686
VARELA, Osvaldo H. et al. New modalities of harassment: the virtual harassment in the educational area. Anu. investig. [online]. 2010, vol.17, pp. 365-372. ISSN 1851-1686.
The psychological harassment while modality of harassment, it does not limit itself exclusively to the labour or domestic area while fact of psychic violence exercised deliberately towards a subject in his presence and with the manifest intention or not of undermining his psychic integrity in pursuit of the obtaining of any benefit in the material or immaterial thing for the one who exercises it. It can include also áreas as the educational one and viabilizarse through the virtual thing, facilitated by the extension of the utilization of the new technologies in the classroom. On the other hand the question arises, from the psychology, brings over from the limits to the figure of the harassment or I harass when the one who exercises it it´s a subject fullly conciente neither of the scope of his acts nor of that one that it generates in the victim, due to the fact that some of his mental powers are undermined to consequences of a psychotic present sindrome.
Palavras-chave : Moral harassment; Ciberbullying; Psychological harassment; Mental health; New technologies; Educational area.