Title

Exploration of charity toward busking (street performance) as a function of religion

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-1-2013

Abstract

To examine conceptions of religion and charity in a new venue- busking (street performance)-103 undergraduate students at a regional universityin the southeastern U.S. completed a battery of surveys regarding religion, and attitudes and behaviors toward busking. For those 85 participants who had previously encountered a busker, stepwise regression was used to predict increased frequency of giving to buskers. The best predictive model of giving to buskers consisted of three variables including less experienced irritation toward buskers, prior experience with giving to the homeless, and lower religious fundamentalism. © Psychological Reports 2013.

Publication Title

Psychological Reports

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