Publication: Altruism and helping behavior

Emotion and Altruism

Center Authors: Salovey, P.


This chapter reviews and integrates the experimental and theoretical literature on the effects of emotion on altruism.

Rosenhan, D. L., Salovey, P., Karylowski, J., & Hargis, K. (1981). Emotion and altruism. In J. P. Rushton & R. M. Sorrentino (Eds.), Altruism and helping behavior (pp. 233-248). Hillsdale: Erlbaum.