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ERIC Number: EJ507656
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4537
The Role of Values in Predicting Fairness Judgments and Support of Affirmative Action.
Peterson, Randall S.
Journal of Social Issues, v50 n4 p95-115 Win 1994
Compares three models positing differing roles for values in predicting fairness judgments and support of affirmative action: Tetlock's (1986) value pluralism models, Lind's (1992) fairness heuristic hypothesis, and Jackman's (1978) model involving no role for values. Results support the fairness heuristic hypothesis, indicating that values play a significant role in determining support for affirmative action. (GR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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