When will people help?

United States, 1976

Film
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Based on the murder of a young woman in New York where 38 neighbours refused to intervene. Records experiments in social psychology showing factors that lead to bystander apathy.

Credits

production company

Vision Associates

Language

English

Duration

00:25:02:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30407

Subject categories

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Murder

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social norms

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social psychology

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social values

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Apathy

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Behaviorism (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Social psychology

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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