Altruism Paper

Altruism Paper

In this assignment, you will apply the terms associated with altruism to a current event.

Locate a news article describing an act of altruism.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you analyze the act of altruism.

Explain the act in terms of social exchange, social responsibility, and reciprocity theory.

Apply one of the concepts of social psychology (such as group influence, persuasion, cognitive dissonance, or self in the social world) to the act of altruism,

Cite a minimum of 2 scholarly references.

Format your paper according to APA guidelines.

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