First published in 1986. This volume presents papers from the fourth Ontario Symposium on Personality and Social Psychology, held at the University o f Western Ontario, October 15- 16, 1983. The contributors are active researchers in the areas of relative deprivation and social com parison, whose chapters document the continuing vitality of these topics. One of the purposes of this volume is to provide an accurate picture of our current knowledge about relative deprivation and social comparison processes.

chapter 1|15 pages

Relative Deprivation and Social Comparison: An Integrative Perspective

ByJames M. Olson, J. Douglas Hazlewood

chapter 2|16 pages

Relative Deprivation and Explanation: Models and Concepts

ByFaye Crosby, Peter Muehrer, George Loewenstein

chapter 5|15 pages

Determinants of Subjective Well-Being

ByMichael Ross, Adele Eyman, Natalie Kishchuk

chapter 11|16 pages

Relative Deprivation and Social Protest: The Personal-Group Issue

ByLise Dubé, Serge Guimond

chapter 12|26 pages

The Tolerance of Injustice

ByJoanne Martin