ERIC Number: EJ439965
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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The Development of Distributive Justice Orientations: Contextual Influences on Children's Resource Allocations.
Sigelman, Carol K.; Waitzman, Kara A.
Child Development, v62 n6 p1367-78 Dec 1991
Children of 5, 9, and 13 years of age were asked to allocate resources in hypothetical situations in which norms of equity, equality, or need were applicable. Young children were insensitive to the contextual information, whereas older children appropriately tailored their decisions to the situation. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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