PSY 530 Week 5 Assignment 1 Prosocial Behavior

PSY 530 Week 5 Assignment 1 Prosocial Behavior

 

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Review the Bystander Effect at:

https://explorable.com/bystander-apathy-experiment

or

https://www.psychologytoday.com/basics/bystander-effect

In an essay of 750-1,000 words, define and discuss the ways in which diffusion of responsibility, pluralistic ignorance, and victim effects can influence helping behavior.

In what ways might social and cultural pressure, and beliefs about “self” affect helping behavior?

Locate three scholarly sources to assist in writing this paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.