TITLE

Raising Charitable Children

AUTHOR(S)
Gallo, Eileen
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2007, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the merits of giving to others and suggests being generous makes us happier people and brings benefit to the one donating. Children can benefit from their own generosity. According to the author, it leads to them having better lives in general. Teaching children to be philanthropic can be accomplished by parents and elders being charitable themselves. Mirror neuron theory is described as helping us understand and internalize the emotional state of another. This is how children learn through watching others being charitable.
ACCESSION #
24680588

 

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