This research was supported in part by grants from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, HD043971 and HD055283, to the last author. Portions of this research were presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies. We thank all the children and parents who volunteered their time to participate in this study. Special thanks to Ranita Anderson, Catie Henderson, Maryam Khatami, Liz Posti, Stephanie Sivers, Hilarie Stern, and Emily Yarrison for assistance with recruitment, data collection, and coding.
Toddlers’ Prosocial Behavior: From Instrumental to Empathic to Altruistic Helping
Article first published online: 15 NOV 2010
© 2010 The Authors. Child Development © 2010 Society for Research in Child Development, Inc.
Volume 81, Issue 6, pages 1814–1827, November/December 2010
How to Cite
Svetlova, M., Nichols, S. R. and Brownell, C. A. (2010), Toddlers’ Prosocial Behavior: From Instrumental to Empathic to Altruistic Helping. Child Development, 81: 1814–1827. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2010.01512.x
- Issue published online: 15 NOV 2010
- Article first published online: 15 NOV 2010
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