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The belief in a just world : a fundamental delusion / Melvin J. Lerner.


New York : Plenum Press, [1980] .
ISBN 0306404958, 9780306404955

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Subjects Belief and doubt.
Croyance et doute -- Aspect psychologique.
Gerechtigkeit.
Justice sociale -- Aspect psychologique.
Rechtvaardigheid.
Social justice -- Psychological aspects.
Sociale cognitie.
Soziale Gerechtigkeit.
Sozialpsychologie.
Series Perspectives in social psychology.
Description xv, 209 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index.
Contents The belief in a just world -- The first experiment: The effect of fortuituous reward -- The second eperiment: Observer's reactions to the "innocent victim" -- The third experiment: The martyred and innocent victims -- Three experiments that assess the effects of sex and educational background of observers, experimenter and observer influence on one another, and the reactions of "informed" and nonimplicated observers -- Reactions to the belief in a just world theory and findings: The "nay-sayers" -- Condemning the victimized -- The assignment of blame -- The response to victimization: Extreme tests of the belief in a just world -- Who believes in a just world: Dimension or style -- Deserving versus justice.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6305068
(OCoLC)ocm06305068
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lerner, Melvin J., 1929-
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