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ERIC Number: EJ030500
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Publication Date: 1970
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Need for Social Approval and Blame Assignment
Dies, Robert R.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 35, 3, 311-316, Dec '70
As predicted, approval dependent" persons were more likely to rationalize or excuse the failure" by blaming various experimental factors and/or their partners, but this was always done within the limits of a generalized tendency to seek social acceptance by expressing attitudes complimentary to other persons or situations. (Author)
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