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ERIC Number: EJ184635
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Publication Date: 1977
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Demand Characteristics, Moods, and Helping
Wispe, Lauren; And Others
Social Behavior and Personality, 5, 2, 249-54, 77
Procedures used in empathy-helping studies suggest results may be due to demand characteristics. Two studies were run to investigate especially the mood induction process. One reproduced the Aderman-Berkowitz main mood effects. Another showed that after seeing a help-non-help incident, mood effects were demonstrated only when Ss knew the research purpose. (Author)
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