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Three-Year-Olds' Reactions to a Partner's Failure to Perform Her Role in a Joint Commitment.
(Child Dev, 2017-05-15)
When children make a joint commitment to collaborate, obligations are created. Pairs of 3-year-old children (N = 144) made a joint commitment to play a game. In three different conditions the game was interrupted in the ...
From imitation to implementation: How two- and three-year-old children learn to enforce social norms
(British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 2017-06)
The goggles experiment: can chimpanzees use self-experience to infer what a competitor can see?
(Animal Behaviour, 2015-07)
How chimpanzees cooperate: If dominance is artificially constrained.
(Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2016-11-01)
The fulfillment of others' needs elevates children's body posture.
(Dev Psychol, 2017-01)
Much is known about young children's helping behavior, but little is known about the underlying motivations and emotions involved. In 2 studies we found that 2-year-old children showed positive emotions of similar magnitude-as ...
The impact of choice on young children’s prosocial motivation
(Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 2017-06)
A comparison of temperament in nonhuman apes and human infants.
(Dev Sci, 2011-11)
The adaptive behavior of primates, including humans, is often mediated by temperament. Human behavior likely differs from that of other primates in part due to temperament. In the current study we compared the reaction of ...
The reasons young children give to peers when explaining their judgments of moral and conventional rules.
(Dev Psychol, 2018-02)
Moral justifications work, when they do, by invoking values that are shared in the common ground of the interlocutors. We asked 3- and 5-year-old peer dyads (N = 144) to identify and punish norm transgressors. In the moral ...