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ERIC Number: EJ421806
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-930X
Preschoolers' Vicarious Emotional Responding and Their Situational and Dispositional Prosocial Behavior.
Eisenberg, Nancy
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v36 n4 p507-29 Oct 1990
The relation of prosocial behavior of 53 preschoolers to different modes of vicarious emotional responses was examined. Videotapes were used to elicit empathy, whereas vicarious emotional responses and defensive behaviors were assessed by means of self-report, facial, and heart-rate indexes. (SH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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