Evidence for a self-serving bias in the attribution of causality1


  • James R. Larson Jr.

    1. University of Washington
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    This research was supported by the Army Research Institute for Behavioral and Social Sciences, Grant No. DAHC 19-73-G-0005 (Fred E. Fiedler, Principal Investigator). I would like to thank Ilene Gochman and Steve Green for their helpful comments on an earlier draft of this manuscript.