ERIC Number: EJ463224
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Environmental Concern and Cooperative-Competitive Behavior in a Simulated Commons Dilemma.
Smith, Jeffrey M.; Bell, Paul A.
Journal of Social Psychology, v132 n4 p461-68 Aug 1992
Presents study results examining behavior associated with preservation and destruction of slowly regenerating natural resources by using commons dilemma simulation games. Reports that neither environmental concern nor proenvironmental behaviors were related to commons dilemma performance. Concludes that cooperation and competition were better predictors of game behavior than was environmental concern. (DK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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