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Martin Greenberg

Martin Greenberg

Professor Greenberg has research interests in decision making in the criminal justice system, crime victim decision making and eyewitness recall, social influence and social support processes, and the ways people cope with negative life events.

Primary Interests:

  • Applied Social Psychology
  • Attitudes and Beliefs
  • Emotion, Mood, Affect
  • Interpersonal Processes
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Persuasion, Social Influence

Research Group or Laboratory:


  • Greenberg, M. S., & Ruback, R. B. (1992). After the crime: Victim decision making. New York: Plenum
  • Greenberg, M. S., & Ruback, R. B. (1991). Social psychology of the criminal justice system (2nd edition). Dubuque: Kendall/Hunt.

Journal Articles:

Other Publications:

  • Beach, S. R., & Greenberg, M. S. (2001). Paradoxical reactions of property crime victims. In M. Martinez (Ed.), Prevention and control of aggression and the impact on its victims (pp. 385-388). New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.
  • Greenberg, M. S., & Beach, S. R. (2001). The role of social influence in crime victim's decision to notify the police. In R. R. Roesch, R. R. Corrado, & R. Dempster (Eds.), Psychology in the courts: International advances in knowledge (pp. 305-316).

Courses Taught:

  • Attitudes and Social Influence
  • Law and Psychology
  • Social Psychology and Criminal Justice

Martin Greenberg
Department of Psychology
University of Pittsburgh
3101 Sennott Square
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260
United States

  • Phone: (412) 624-4531
  • Fax: (412) 421-2116

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