The “Bystander Effect”

From CNN:

“A Brown University professor of psychology attributes this ignored hit-and-run incident to the “bystander effect, ” where people question if they should be first to act. See the exception he offers to this rule…”

“We must ask ourselves, however, how we will respond in more mundane situations that present us with fellow human beings who are in need. Will we help or hope that someone else will?

Full article here.


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