Winner Research Article Jose Miguel Salazar Award 2013
The Jose Miguel Salazar Award Committee is pleased to announce the best article published in the Interamerican Journal of Psychology for the period 2010-2011.
Auto-Representação e Decisão Moral
Edson Alves de Souza Filh, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Herbert D. Saltzstein, City University of New York, United States
Anderson Scardua, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
The Committee noted "that the topic addressed by the authors is of interest to psychology as it touches on issues of morality and ethics, as well as social interest according to the country of origin of the work: Brazil. At the same time, take into account cultural, religious, and family, education and interpersonal relationships in dealing with the concepts of self-presentation and moral decision. It combines quantitative and qualitative methodologies using an interesting system of moral dilemmas and situations and questions. The authors’ interpretation of the results is consistent with the topic, with the hypothesis and holds the probability of developing the principle of truth in social life."
Jose Miguel Salazar 2013 Award Committee
1. Maritza Montero (Venezuela, Coordinator)
2. Wanda Rodriguez Arocho (Puerto Rico)
3. Nelson Portillo (El Salvador)
4. Bernardo Ferdman (United States)
You can access the article here. It's original language is Portuguese and includes an English abstract.