EXTRAPUNITIVE

with respect to reactive measures, can be actions which are directed at an individual who is perceived to be the source of another individual's fustration, thereby giving rise to aggressive acts.

EXTRAPUNITIVE: "Individual's who, whilst are the source of a problem may shift the blame to another and as a result that person may receive extrapunitive attention."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "EXTRAPUNITIVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/extrapunitive/ (accessed January 20, 2019).
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