ERIC Number: EJ268732
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
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Social Cognitive Biases and Deficits in Aggressive Boys.
Dodge, Kenneth A.; Frame, Cynthia L.
Child Development, v53 n3 p620-35 Jun 1982
Reports three studies which assess bias on the part of aggressive boys to overattribute hostile intentions to peers. After determining the condition under which aggressive attributions are made, the role of selective attention to and recall of hostile cues in biased attribution was investigated. Additionally, peer-directed aggressive behaviors were naturalistically observed. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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