ERIC Number: EJ391018
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Dynamics of Preschool Children's Conflicts.
Laursen, Brett; Hartup, William W.
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v35 n3 p281-97 Jul 1989
Most observed conflicts were: (1) brief and lacked aggression; (2) resolved without adult intervention by children's insistence; (3) resulted in winner/loser outcomes; (4) concluded with children remaining together after the conflict. Social interaction before conflicts was unrelated to conflict behaviors other than aggression. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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