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Affective antecedents of revenge


Behavioral and Brain Sciences


Organisational Behaviour

Authors / Editors

O’Connor K S;Adams G S

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We propose that revenge responses are often influenced more by affective reactions than by deliberate decision making as McCullough et al. suggest. We review social psychological evidence suggesting that justice judgments and reactions may be determined more by emotions than by cognitions.

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