Running Head : MEMORY LANE AND MORALITY Memory Lane and Morality : How Childhood Memories Promote Prosocial Behavior

@inproceedings{University2011RunningH,
  title={Running Head : MEMORY LANE AND MORALITY Memory Lane and Morality : How Childhood Memories Promote Prosocial Behavior},
  author={Harvard University and Edmond J. Safra},
  year={2011}
}
Four experiments demonstrated that recalling memories from one’s own childhood lead people to experience feelings of moral purity and to behave prosocially. In Experiment 1, participants instructed to recall memories from their childhood were more likely to help the experimenter with a supplementary task than were participants in a control condition, and… CONTINUE READING