被援助場面で経験される感謝感情と負債感情の生起過程モデルの検討  [in Japanese] The integrated model of emotional gratitude and emotional indebtedness in receiving help  [in Japanese]

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<p>When receiving help, the beneficiary feels both emotional gratitude and emotional indebtedness towards the benefactor, highlighting the close relationship between the two feelings. In this study, we tried to create a single integrated model of emotional gratitude and emotional indebtedness. Additionally, based on our model, we tested the effects of emotional gratitude and emotional indebtedness on the intention of reciprocal behavior towards the benefactor. All participants (<i>N</i> = 330) were asked to answer questions after reading vignettes describing a situation in which they received help. As a result of the analysis, we were able to propose a new model in which benefit appraisal mediates the relationship between trait gratitude and emotional gratitude, as well as the relationship between trait indebtedness and emotional indebtedness. We also demonstrated that emotional gratitude and emotional indebtedness affected the intention of reciprocal behavior towards the benefactor; however, their interaction effect was not significant.</p>

Journal

  • The Japanese journal of psychology

    The Japanese journal of psychology 88(6), 535-545, 2017

    The Japanese Psychological Association

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  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    130006401778
  • Text Lang
    JPN
  • ISSN
    0021-5236
  • Data Source
    J-STAGE 
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