The Effect of Group Attachment and Social Position on Prosocial Behavior. Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field Experiments

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Delia Baldassarri; Guy Grossman;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 8, issue 3 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0058750, pmc: PMC3608652
  • Subject: Social and Behavioral Sciences | Research Article | Biology | Social Research | Mental Health | Social Networks | Sociology | Medicine | Social Systems | Experimental Psychology | Computational Sociology | Political Science | Q | R | Economics | Evolutionary Biology | Psychology | Operations Research | Science | Adjustment (Psychology) | Social Theory | Behavior

Social life is regulated by norms of fairness that constrain selfish behavior. While a substantial body of scholarship on prosocial behavior has provided evidence of such norms, large inter- and intra-personal variation in prosocial behavior still needs to be explained.... View more