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Thomaes et al., 2012: Affirming values increased prosocial feelings and behavior among antisocial adolescents over three months

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Thomaes, S., Bushman, B. J., de Castro, B. O., & Reijntjes, A. (2012). Arousing “gentle passions” in young adolescents: Sustained experimental effects of value affirmations on prosocial feelings and behaviors. Developmental Psychology, 48(1), 103.
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Adolescents, especially those who were more antisocial at baseline, showed greater prosocial feelings and behavior over a 3-month period following a values-affirmation.

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Walton & Wilson, 2018