Altruistic behavior in elementary school children


Grant Data
Project Title
Altruistic behavior in elementary school children
Principal Investigator
Dr Stewart, Sunita Mahtani   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chang   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1997-03-01
Amount
0
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1996/1997
Status
Completed
Objectives
To assess whether altruistic behavior is more common in Asian than in western children, and whether it relates to a) whether the "giving" is public or private; b) the child's empathy level; and c) parents' identification with collective beliefs.