This article is based on the author's dissertation (Bierbrauer, 1974), submitted to the Department of Psychology, Stanford University, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. The author wishes to thank Lee Ross for his encouragement and intelligent counsel as dissertation advisor. In addition, the assistance of Daryl Bem and Philip Zimbardo, as members of the dissertation committee, and Mark Lepper, as a member of the orals committee, is gratefully acknowledged.
Why did he do it? attribution of obedience and the phenomenon of dispositional bias
Version of Record online: 22 FEB 2006
Copyright © 1979 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
European Journal of Social Psychology
Volume 9, Issue 1, pages 67–84, January/March 1979
How to Cite
Bierbrauer, G. (1979), Why did he do it? attribution of obedience and the phenomenon of dispositional bias. Eur. J. Soc. Psychol., 9: 67–84. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.2420090106
- Issue online: 22 FEB 2006
- Version of Record online: 22 FEB 2006
- Manuscript Revised: 5 MAY 1977
- Manuscript Received: 24 NOV 1975
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