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Understanding of norms: Children overeagerly seeking social rules

(Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) Three-year-olds quickly absorb social norms. They even understand behaviors as rule-governed that are not subject to any norms, and insist that others adhere to these self-inferred 'norms,' a study by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet in Munich psychologist Marco F. H. Schmidt reveals.
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