Littlesuccesshere situationalfactors

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Unformatted text preview: Altruism” scales are uncorrelated with helping. Little success here. Situational factors: Darley and Latane’s Decision­Making Model of Helping Behavior Stage 1: Notice the event We will not help unless we first notice that someone is in need. How does this apply to city life, to international helping? Stage 2: Interpreting the event as an emergency Ambiguity diminishes helping behavior The married vs. strangers study Pluralistic ignorance The smoke in the test room study Stage 3: Taking responsibility for helpi...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2013 for the course PSY 135 taught by Professor Benjaminr.karney during the Winter '11 term at UCLA.

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