Amrisha Vaish
Amrisha Vaish
Associate Professor, University of Virginia
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Not all emotions are created equal: the negativity bias in social-emotional development.
A Vaish, T Grossmann, A Woodward
Psychological bulletin 134 (3), 383, 2008
Origins of human cooperation and morality
M Tomasello, A Vaish
Annual review of psychology 64 (1), 231-255, 2013
Sympathy through affective perspective taking and its relation to prosocial behavior in toddlers.
A Vaish, M Carpenter, M Tomasello
Developmental psychology 45 (2), 534, 2009
Young children selectively avoid helping people with harmful intentions
A Vaish, M Carpenter, M Tomasello
Child development 81 (6), 1661-1669, 2010
Young children are intrinsically motivated to see others helped
R Hepach, A Vaish, M Tomasello
Psychological science 23 (9), 967-972, 2012
Three‐year‐old children intervene in third‐party moral transgressions
A Vaish, M Missana, M Tomasello
British Journal of Developmental Psychology 29 (1), 124-130, 2011
Is visual reference necessary? Contributions of facial versus vocal cues in 12‐month‐olds’ social referencing behavior
A Vaish, T Striano
Developmental Science 7 (3), 261-269, 2004
The early emergence of guilt‐motivated prosocial behavior
A Vaish, M Carpenter, M Tomasello
Child development 87 (6), 1772-1782, 2016
A new look at children’s prosocial motivation
R Hepach, A Vaish, M Tomasello
Infancy 18 (1), 67-90, 2013
The emergence of human prosociality: aligning with others through feelings, concerns, and norms
K Jensen, A Vaish, MFH Schmidt
Frontiers in psychology 5, 822, 2014
Young children sympathize less in response to unjustified emotional distress.
R Hepach, A Vaish, M Tomasello
Developmental psychology 49 (6), 1132, 2013
Direct and indirect reputation formation in nonhuman great apes (Pan paniscus, Pan troglodytes, Gorilla gorilla, Pongo pygmaeus) and human children (Homo sapiens).
E Herrmann, S Keupp, B Hare, A Vaish, M Tomasello
Journal of Comparative Psychology 127 (1), 63, 2013
The motivational foundations of prosocial behavior from a developmental perspective–evolutionary roots and key psychological mechanisms: Introduction to the special section
M Davidov, A Vaish, A Knafo‐Noam, PD Hastings
Child Development 87 (6), 1655-1667, 2016
The early ontogeny of human cooperation and morality
A Vaish, M Tomasello
Handbook of moral development, 279-298, 2013
Young children want to see others get the help they need
R Hepach, A Vaish, T Grossmann, M Tomasello
Child Development 87 (6), 1703-1714, 2016
Young children's responses to guilt displays.
A Vaish, M Carpenter, M Tomasello
Developmental Psychology 47 (5), 1248, 2011
Genetic and neural dissociation of individual responses to emotional expressions in human infants
T Grossmann, MH Johnson, A Vaish, DA Hughes, D Quinque, ...
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience 1 (1), 57-66, 2011
The relation between young children's physiological arousal and their motivation to help others
R Hepach, A Vaish, K Müller, M Tomasello
Neuropsychologia 126, 113-119, 2019
The fulfillment of others’ needs elevates children’s body posture.
R Hepach, A Vaish, M Tomasello
Developmental Psychology 53 (1), 100, 2017
The prosocial functions of early social emotions: The case of guilt
A Vaish
Current opinion in psychology 20, 25-29, 2018
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