ERIC Number: EJ391019
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Consequences of Praising Altruism.
Mills, Rosemary S. L.; Grusec, Joan E.
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v35 n3 p299-326 Jul 1989
Studies investigated effects of dispositional praise on internalized sharing and self-perception in children eight-nine years old. Dispositional praise had significant behavioral, cognitive, and affective consequences, but nondispositional praise did not. Perceived expectations may play an important role in determining behavioral consequences of praise. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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