Running head : MORAL MOTIVATION , SYMPATHY , AND PROSOCIAL BEHAVIOR Children ’ s Moral Motivation , Sympathy , and Prosocial Behavior

@inproceedings{Malti2012RunningH,
  title={Running head : MORAL MOTIVATION , SYMPATHY , AND PROSOCIAL BEHAVIOR Children ’ s Moral Motivation , Sympathy , and Prosocial Behavior},
  author={Tina Malti and Michaela Gummerum and Monika Keller and Marlis Buchmann},
  year={2012}
}
Two studies investigated the role of children’s moral motivation and sympathy in prosocial behavior. Study 1 measured other-reported prosocial behavior, and selfand other-reported sympathy. Moral motivation was assessed by emotion attributions and moral reasoning following hypothetical transgressions in a representative longitudinal sample of Swiss 6-year… CONTINUE READING