Bullying and Harassment as Antisocial Behaviors in the Sport Sector: Socio-economic Aspects of their Impact Assessment

Jolita Vveinhardt, Vilija Bitė Fominienė, Laima Jesevičiūtė-Ufartienė

Abstract


Purpose of the research: to analyze bullying and harassment as antisocial behaviors in the sport sector through socio-economic aspects.Methods of the research. This article is prepared using the methods of analysis and synthesis of academic literature. The analysis of academic sources and the citation follows the chronology according to the publishing year of the source.

The methods of comparison and analogy are also used, the authors’ insights and generalizations are provided.

Findings. Besides the direct social effect bullying and harassment may have an economic efect. Persons who have experienced harassment in the future will show poorer social skills, which will affect their ability to work.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5755/j01.ee.29.5.19973


Keywords


bullying; harassment; antisocial behavior; sport sector

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Print ISSN: 1392-2785
Online ISSN: 2029-5839