A descriptive analysis of bullying in prison: a study of male offenders in Estonia


  • Kristi Kõiv




bullying, adult male offenders, self-reported bullying behaviour, DIPC-R


Võitlus kiusamisega mistahes kontekstis (k.a vangla) saab alguse selle olemuse väljaselgitamisest. Selleks püstitati kaks eesmärki: 1) kirjeldada vanglakiusamise olemust ja ulatust, lähtudes kahest aspektist – teiste kinnipeetavate kiusamine ja kiusamise ohvriks langemine, ning 2) võrrelda kiusajate, ohvrite, kiusajate/ohvrite ja kiusamisega mitteseotud kinnipeetavate gruppide personaalseid ja käitumuslikke karakteristikuid ning reaktsioone kiusamisele ühe Eesti meestevangla näitel. Uuritavateks oli 110 täiskasvanud meessoost kinnipeetavat, kes täitsid enesekohase ankeedi DIPC-R (Ireland, 2002a), millega mõõdetakse vanglakiusamisele iseloomulikku käitumist. Tulemused näitavad, et selles kinnipidamisasutuses oli prevaleerivaks kiusamisliigiks kaudne kiusamine. Uuringust nähtub, et 77% uuritud kinnipeetavatest oli seotud kiusamisega kas kiusaja/ohvri (43%), ohvri (20%) või kiusaja (14%) staatuses, mis viitab vanglakiusamise laiaulatuslikkusele. Uurimisandmed võimaldavad võrrelda kiusamisega seotud uuritavate gruppide personaalseid ja käitumuslikke karakteristikuid ning reaktsioone kiusamisele, kõrvutades neid varasemate tulemustega samas valdkonnas.

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How to Cite

Kõiv, K. (2016). A descriptive analysis of bullying in prison: a study of male offenders in Estonia. Eesti Haridusteaduste Ajakiri. Estonian Journal of Education, 4(2), 165–190. https://doi.org/10.12697/eha.2016.4.2.07