In epistemology, it is a concept of intellectual responsibility regarding the norms of belief about ideas, actions, emotions, claims, theories and so forth. In clinical psychology the defensive behaviour as in making an excuse for an action

JUSTIFICATION: "Justification is the process of determining right actions and appropriate beliefs."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "JUSTIFICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/justification/ (accessed April 19, 2021).