The multidimensional nature of early prosocial behavior: a motivational perspective

Volume: 20, Pages: 111 - 116
Published: Apr 1, 2018
Abstract
A majority of current work indicates that the different types of prosocial behavior in young children (helping, sharing, comforting) are not related to each other. Here, I review recent studies that examined the relations between prosocial actions as well as the antecedents and correlates of the particular domains of prosociality. I argue that in addition to different social-cognitive demands also different motivations are involved in early...
Paper Details
Title
The multidimensional nature of early prosocial behavior: a motivational perspective
Published Date
Apr 1, 2018
Volume
20
Pages
111 - 116
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