The Response to Victimization

Extreme Tests of the Belief in a Just World
  • Melvin J. Lerner
Part of the Perspectives in Social Psychology book series (CISJ)


Certainly one of the most extreme tests of the motivation to see justice in one’s world occurs when the person is inflicted with suffering or deprivation.


Fairy Tale Accident Victim Innocent Victim Social Psychological Process Extreme Test 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Melvin J. Lerner
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  1. 1.University of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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