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ERIC Number: EJ493514
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
What Do Children Feel Guilty About? Developmental and Gender Differences.
Williams, Christopher; Bybee, Jane
Developmental Psychology, v30 n5 p617-23 Sep 1994
Examined students' self-descriptions of situations, individuals, and incidents that evoked feelings of guilt to determine developmental and gender differences in guilt. Content analysis revealed changes in percentage of students at three grade levels who spontaneously mentioned a situation as guilt producing. Striking and distinctive patterns in types of guilt-producing situation were found across grade and gender. (TM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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