ERIC Number: EJ301355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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A New Perspective on Emotions.
Campos, Joseph J.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v8 n2 p147-56 1984
The paper reviews recent history of study of human emotions in psychology and traces factors that have been responsible for a remarkable increase of interest in emotions, especially as regulators of human behaviors. Research on social referencing is reviewed, showing importance of social referencing with infants as young as 8.5 months. Clinical implications of the concept are briefly explored. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Note: Special Issue: Infant Mental Health--From Theory to Intervention.