Critical Analysis Forms
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|Source 1 Title and Citation: Cyberbullying Has a Broader Impact than Traditional Bullying | |Uhls, Yalda T. "Cyberbullying Has a Broader Impact than Traditional Bullying." Cyberbullying. Ed. Louise I. Gerdes. Detroit: | |Greenhaven Press, 2012. At Issue. Rpt. from "Is Bullying Going Digital? Cyber Bullying Facts." PsychologyinAction.org. 2010. Gale | |Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 23 May 2012. |
| | |The author of this article was trying to let people know that Cyberbullying | |1 |Identify the principal issue presented by the |is getting a lot worse than traditional bullying. | | |source. | | | | | | |2 |Identify any examples of bias presented by the |She was not bias about what she was talking about. She says that they both | | |author. If none exist, explain how you |are bad but that Cyberbullying is just a little worse then regular bullying.| | |determined this. |What she was trying to get across was the difference between Cyberbullying | | | |and bullying done face to face and what the percentage is for all kinds of | | | |bullying. | | | | | |3 |Identify any areas that are vague or ambiguous.|I could not find anything that was not clear or can be interpreted in more | | |Explain your reasoning. |then one way, and everything that was written had a purpose it was not | | | |lacking any kind of information. | | | | | |4 |Do you find the source credible? Explain your |Yes, I found the source credible. Its talking about a major problem with | | |reasoning. |bullying, gives us some true stories from people magazine that they covered | | | |suicide about Phoebe Price and how her classmates were bullying her on line | | | |on Facebook, and Tyler Clementi threw himself off a bridge after a friend | | | |posted him on webcam in sexual liaison with another man. | | | | | |5 |Identify and name any rhetorical devices used |They use statics to try to change people’s minds over bullying for example, | | |by the author. Explain your reasoning. |a survey in 2005 of 7200 6-10th graders over a 2 month period showed that | | | |13.3% reported to have bullied at least once physically, , 37.4% verbally, | | | |27.2% socially, and 8.2 electronically. Ones reported being victims of | | | |bullying 12.8% physical, 36.5% verbal, 41.0% relational, and 9.8% cyber. | | |...