The Bystander Effect & Witness Behavior
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Web ResourcesHeroic Imagination Project
Originally founded by Dr. Philip Zimbardo, the Heroic Imagination Project is a non-profit
organization that conducts research into the phenomena of bystander apathy and related
Research Spotlight: The Bully's Bystander
This article by the Children, Youth, and Families Education Research Network, provides
a great summary of the bystander effect. The bibliography at the end offers access
to more in-depth research on bystander apathy.