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ERIC Number: EJ259092
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
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Social Comparison as a Basis for Evaluating Others.
Sanders, Glenn S.
Journal of Research in Personality, v16 n1 p21-31 Mar 1982
Discussed whether similarity affects the relationship between comparison and other-evaluation. Subjects read about an emergency, estimated their reaction, and evaluated a target who failed to help. Results showed increasing discrepancy between self and other's reactions led to more negative evaluations if self and target were the same sex. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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