ERIC Number: EJ211474
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
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Development of Gaze Aversion in Children.
Scheman, Judith D.; Lockard, Joan S.
Child Development, v50 n2 p594-96 Jun 1979
An observer stared continually at each of 573 children who passed along a definable pathway in a large shopping center. Most infants did not make eye contact with the observer, the majority of toddlers established eye contact but did not gaze avert, and the preponderance of school-age children gaze averted. (Author/JMB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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