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Young Children Are More Generous When Others Are Aware of Their Actions

  • Kristin L. Leimgruber mail,

    Kristin.Leimgruber@yale.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Alex Shaw,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Laurie R. Santos,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Kristina R. Olson

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Published: October 31, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048292

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Nov 2012 at 18:57 GMT

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Title: “Even Kindergartners Show Generosity Only When Watched by Others : Health : Counsel & Heal”
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Title: “EMBARGOED Even 5-Year-Olds Know to Protect Their Reputation | LiveScience”
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Title: “Children as young as five 'are only generous when they're being watched' | Mail Online”
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