RECIPROCITY NORM

A social rule of conduct that states that people who help others will receive equivalent benefit from them in return.

RECIPROCITY NORM: "Reciprocity norm can be mistaken by some for their concept of Karma."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RECIPROCITY NORM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reciprocity-norm/ (accessed April 17, 2021).
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