ERIC Number: EJ463021
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Trait Confirmation and Disconfirmation: The Development of Attribution Biases.
Aloise, Patricia A.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v55 n2 p177-93 Apr 1993
Used the confirmability model a method for assessing individuals' perceptions of other persons, to study developmental differences in the amount of information children and adults require to infer various traits. Found differences in the amount of information required to infer different traits and evidence of subjects' negativity and egocentric bias. (MM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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