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To help, or not to help, that is not the only question:
An investigation of the interplay of different factors to predict helping behavior in an accurate
and effective way.

Urschler, David F. (2016) To help, or not to help, that is not the only question:
An investigation of the interplay of different factors to predict helping behavior in an accurate
and effective way.
PhD, Universität Regensburg.

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Date of publication of this fulltext: 29 Jun 2016 11:17

Abstract (English)

Previous research has shown that people’s willingness to help those in need is influenced by a multitude of factors (e.g., perceived dangerousness of a situation, cost-benefit analysis, attributions of responsibility, kinship, status, and culture). However, past research has often focused on single factors to predict helping intentions. Therefore, the present thesis examines the interplay of ...

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Translation of the abstract (German)

Frühere Untersuchungen haben gezeigt, dass die Bereitschaft anderen Menschen zu helfen von einer Vielzahl von Faktoren beeinflusst wird. Hierzu zählen: die wahrgenommene Gefährlichkeit einer Situation, Kosten-Nutzen-Analyse, Verantwortungsattribution, Verwandtschaftsverhältnis zwischen einer hilfesuchenden Person und Hilfssteller, Status der hilfesuchenden Person und Kultur. Allerding hat die ...

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Item type:Thesis of the University of Regensburg (PhD)
Date:29 June 2016
Referee:Prof. Dr. Peter Fischer
Date of exam:27 June 2016
Institutions:Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Psychologie > Lehrstuhl für Psychologie V (Sozial-, Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie) - Prof. Dr. Peter Fischer
Keywords:Hilfeverhalten, Zivilcourage, Bystander-Effekt, Attribution
Dewey Decimal Classification:100 Philosophy & psychology > 150 Psychology
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:33937
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