Enacting Justice: The Interplay of Individual and Institutional Perspectives

John M. Darley, Tom R. Tyler, Kenworthey Bilz

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This chapter argues that principles of justice explain how citizens interact with social institutions (especially political and legal ones). The chapter summarizes the research on the origins of intuitions of justice, and describes what happens when the social institutions do and do not reflect these intuitions.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe SAGE Handbook of Social Psychology
EditorsMichael Hogg, Joel Cooper
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherSAGE Publishing
ISBN (Print)9780761966364
StatePublished - 2003


  • Social psychology
  • Psicología social
  • Sociale psychologie
  • Psychologie sociale


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