ERIC Number: EJ417400
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Factor Analysis of the Just World Scale.
Ambrosio, Anthony L.; Sheehan, Eugene P.
Journal of Social Psychology, v130 n3 p413-15 Jun 1990
Discusses the Just World Scale (JWS), a construct which measures the attributional processes allowing individuals to believe people get what they deserve. Reports findings from a study involving 375 undergraduates that re-examined the JWS factor structure and internal consistency. Reveals significant gender differences with men showing a stronger just world belief. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Just World Scale (Rubin and Peplau)