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ERIC Number: EJ580266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Infant Arousal in an En-Face Exchange with a New Partner: Effects of Prematurity and Perinatal Biological Risk.
Eckerman, Carol O.; Hsu, Hui-Chin; Molitor, Adriana; Leung, Eleanor H. L.; Goldstein, Ricki F.
Developmental Psychology, v35 n1 p282-93 Jan 1999
Compared arousal during peekaboo game of low birthweight infants with higher or lower perinatal risk to that of healthy full-term infants. Found that low birthweight babies showed less positive arousal, more negative arousal, and three mixtures of behavioral cues than full-term babies, who showed strong positive and negative responses. Perinatal biological risk did not predict variations in arousal. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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