Vesna Zunic-Pavlovic's research while affiliated with Univerzitet u Svrljigu and other places

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Introduction. It has long been established that school climate can influence the course and outcomes of education, but the findings of previous research are inconsistent as to which elements of school climate are crucial for positive outcomes. This paper provides a more detailed insight into the individual contribution of the dimensions and determi...
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Introduction. Self-efficacy significantly affects teaching outcomes and professional life of teachers. Although there are numerous research studies on self-efficacy and job satisfaction of teachers, studies that deal with teachers in special education are scarce. Objectives. The research had the following two goals: first, to determine the differen...
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School, as an educational institution, represents an important context for the development of children and young people. It is therefore necessary to shape it as a safe and stimulating environment for student learning and development. This paper offers a definition of the concept of school as a safe and stimulating environment for student learning...
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The paper analyzes the compatibility of the continuous in-service teacher training for prevention of peer violence and modern scientific knowledge in this area. The first part of the paper summarizes the results of 12 systematic reviews and meta-analyses of the effectiveness of the studies of antibullying programs published since 2000. which relate...
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This study investigated aggressive behaviour in Serbian adolescents with intellectual disability (ID) compared to typically developing peers. The sample consisted of both male and female adolescents aged 12-18 years. One hundred of the adolescents had ID, and 348 adolescents did not have ID. The adolescents were asked to complete the Reactive-Proac...
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Savremeni trend inkluzivnog obrazovanja potencira značaj ispravne i pravovremene identifikacije učenika sa smetnjama u razvoju. Procena prethodi izradi individualnog obrazovnog plana i primeni usluga i intervencija dodatne podrške u obrazovanju i vaspitanju ovih učenika. Stoga, izbor kriterijuma i instrumenata na osnovu kojih se vrši identifikacija...
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A modern trend in crime control includes a variety of technological innovations, including video surveillance systems. The aim of this paper is to review the implementation of video surveillance in contemporary context, considering fundamental theoretical aspects, the legislation and the effectiveness in controlling crime. In considering the theore...
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Problem utvrđivanja istinitosti iskaza maloletnih učesnika u krivičnom postupku u literaturi je relativno zapostavljen. Pri proceni iskaza maloletnika stručnjaci najčešće razmatraju neverbalne simptome, promene u govoru i analizu sadržaja izjave. Međutim kako ni jedan neverbalni simptom ne mora nužno da upućuje na lažno izveštavanje, analiza sadrža...
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Modern trends in crime control include a variety of technological innovations, including video surveillance systems. The aim of this paper is to review the implementation of video surveillance in contemporary context, considering fundamental theoretical aspects, the legislation and the effectiveness in controlling crime. While considering the theor...
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Purpose: The purpose of the article is to analyze and evaluate the role of the school police officers in prevention of crimes, misdemeanors and other incidents in elementary and secondary schools in Serbia. The introduction of school police officers in Serbia started with an experimental program in some schools in 2002. Today there are a total of...
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The concept of situational crime prevention emerged in the ’70s, gaining its’ popularity in the last few decades. Rising interest of the scientific and professional circles for situational prevention is followed by its' simplicity for understanding and implementation, low cost and effectiveness in the prevention and crime reduction. Special benefit...
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Rad je posvećen sagledavanju učestalosti i karakteristika eksternalizovanih problematičnih ponašanja tokom detinjstva. Uzorak čini 89 dečaka i devojčica, uzrasta 5-7 godina. Podaci o ponašanju dece prikupljeni su od vaspitača i nastavnika primenom instrumenta ASEBA – TRF. Najvažniji rezultati istraživanja su: 75% dece ispoljava eksternalizovana pon...
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Social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Friendster, etc. attract millions of users, enable establishing of many friendships, love affairs and other relationships of interest, becoming important part of everyday routine of the individuals. Hundreds of social networking sites exist with continual enhancement of the number of users and t...
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School crime surveillance measures increase the risk to the offender, change his perception of the risk of being detected and caught. The purpose of the research is to assess the existence and quality of application of crime surveillance measures (formal, secondary, natural) in elementary and secondary schools in the city of Novi Sad in Serbia. The...
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The most of the children in the world and in Serbia use the Internet on daily base for a diverse range of purposes like the homework tasks, interacting with peers, downloading games, music and the other entertainment contents. The results of the research show that 10 -25% of children that have the access to Internet experienced the violence, increa...
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This paper is based on the systematic review of the contemporary literature on the conduct disorders in childhood. At the beginning, existing diagnostic classification systems and characteristics of the specific conduct disorders type were considered. Data on prevalence was presented followed by proper discussion on perceived differences based on t...
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Children around the world almost daily access to social networking sites in order to achieve interpersonal interactions with peers. Social networking can contribute to the development of creativity, self-efficacy, various academic achievements, self-esteem, tolerance for diversity and social skills of children, but are also at risk of abuse and vio...
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Subjektivan doživljaj blagostanja i sreće teško je, ako ne i nemoguće, ispitati kod dece sa intelektualnom ometenošću predškolskog uzrasta. Stoga se podaci o emocionalnim stanjima ispitanika sniženih intelektualnih sposobnosti uglavnom dobijaju ispitivanjem roditelja ili drugih bliskih osoba. Ovo istraživanje, pretežno eksplorativnog tipa, sprovede...
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The most of contemporary authors consider anger as complex, multidimensional construct consisted of emotional, cognitive and behavioral components with some distinctions in the notion determination. The main problems involved with anger control are: arguing with others, defiantly, hostile behavior, negativism, etc. The results of the previous resea...
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Public area surveillance is grounded in the situational crime prevention, one of the four main directions in crime prevention. Situational prevention is aimed to identify, manage and control factors involved with criminal behavior. Indirectly, prevention effect is materialized through development of informal social control and environment cohesion...
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At the beginning of the article the white-collar crime notion is considered, complexity of the phenomenon, social changes influence to its conception. Advantage is given to studying of situational variables, opportunistic nature of the act of white-collar crime and the elements involved in crime commitment. Afterwards, the authors are considering t...
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The evaluation of students’ social functioning implies an analysis of positive and negative behaviours, i.e. the evaluation of social competence and antisocial behaviour. The first part of the article is dedicated to defining the concepts of social competence and social skills, and the role of these constructs in the development of antisocial behav...
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This article discusses influence of socio-economic status of juvenile delinquents on the course and outcome of criminal procedure. Sociological theories are congruent respecting existence of this disparity, but non to the nature of their sources. Reported results of earlier as well as contemporary research studies empirically vindicate conception t...

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... То практично значи да се ради о таквом типу смештаја у коме нема оградних зидова, решетака на прозорима или нарочитих контрадиверзионих система. Такође, у установама овог типа не постоје наоружани припадници службе за обезбеђење, већ је одржавање дисциплине у целости препуштено васпитној служби односно служби за трет-8 Службени гласник РС, број 55/14. ...
... Strengths of the current study include the focus on an understudied, difficult-to-reach population of adolescents with externalizing problems and MID-BIF, the thorough assessment of treatment adherence and differentiation, and the use of multiple assessment methods, which enabled us to examine not only between-group differences, but also withinperson change. Between-group differences in externalizing problems were examined from a multi-informant perspective, which might be of additional importance for research among adolescents with MID-BIF, because these adolescents may have difficulties in understanding verbal information, and limited insight into their own behavior (Bramston & Fogarty, 2000;Pavlović et al., 2013). The addition of within-person analyses of weekly reported emotion regulation difficulties and aggression also strengthens this study, because weekly assessments do not rely on the recall of experiences over longer periods of time. ...