School Bullying : Belief in a Personal Just World of Bullies, Victims, and Defenders

  title={School Bullying : Belief in a Personal Just World of Bullies, Victims, and Defenders},
  author={Isabel Correia and Claudia Dalbert},
  journal={European Psychologist},
This paper applies just world reseach to the analysis of bulling at school and examines the relation hetween the belief in a personal just world (BJW) and self-reported behavior in bullying situations. The hypotheses tested were that the more strongly student endorse the personal BIW, the less likely the should be to bully others the less likely they should see themselses as victims and the more likely they should be to defend victims of bullying The participants were 187 Portuguese students in… 
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