Children, Ritual, and In-Group Belonging

Children, Ritual, and In-Group Belonging

Children will be put into an unreliable social environment and then offered the opportunity to join a group (which has a ritual as an entry requirement). Key Question: What social factors influence a child’s decision to join groups, and does the nature of the entry requirement influence subsequent group-directed behaviour. 

Key Figures: Dr Cristine Legare (University of Texas at Austin), Dr Mark Nielsen

Status: Development, Pre-Collection