ERIC Number: EJ270109
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
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Looks to Adults, Preferences for Adult Males and Females, and Interpretations of an Adult's Gaze by Preschool Children.
Vlietstra, Alice G.; Manske, Sandra H.
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v27 n1 p31-41 Jan 1981
The first study examined preschool children's looks directed toward male and female adults. More than one adult of each sex participated, and measures were taken of eye contact as well as of exploratory behavior. The second study examined children's looks toward adults in relation to their interpretation of an adult's gaze. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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