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ERIC Number: EJ635801
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Children's Responses to Same- and Other-Gender Peers: An Experimental Investigation with 8-, 10-, and 12-Year-Olds.
Underwood, Marion K.; Schockner, Alyssa E.; Hurley, Jennifer C.
Developmental Psychology, v37 n3 p362-72 May 2001
Compared how 8-, 10-, and 12-year-olds responded to provocation by a same- or an other-gender peer in a laboratory play session. Found that responses to other-gender peer were more negative than to same-gender peer during baseline and provocation periods. With other-gender partners, participants reported liking them less, trying less to get along, and coping by trying to play better rather than through verbal confrontation. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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