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What Really Happened The Night Kitty Genovese Was Murdered?

What Really Happened The Night Kitty Genovese Was Murdered?/Related to the Bystander Effect in Psychology

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This is an example of the bystander effect. The people walking in this video have several reasons not to help them man lying on the ground. The reasons range from giving excuses for his behavior ("he's drunk"), which to them is not a really important reason to help him, to putting the responsibility on others ("I'm sure someone else will handle it").

According to wikipedia; "The bystander effect, or bystanderapathy, is a social psychological phenomenon that refers to cases in which individuals do not offer any means of help to a victim when other people are present. The probability of help is inversely related to the number of bystanders."

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because u think others will help, if you are alone or with few people, u take the initiative

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Inspired by the shocking murder of a woman in New York in 1964, reportedly in front of numerous witnesses who did nothing to help (although this was exaggerated), the Bystander Effect is a well-res…

What Is the Bystander Effect?

When someone needs help, we all can draw on our inner courage to be heroes. The “bystander effect” refers to the principle that bystanders are less likely to help someone in need when there are others around than when they are the only witness.  

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