ERIC Number: EJ650193
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Judgments of Aggressive, Withdrawn and Prosocial Behavior: Perceived Control, Anger, Pity and Sympathy in Young Dutch Children.
Goossens, Frits A.; Bokhorst, Koos; Bruinsma, Cees; van Boxtel, Herman W.
Journal of School Psychology, v40 n4 p309-27 Jul-Aug 2002
Examines first- and second-grade children's judgments of aggressive, withdrawn, and prosocial behavior by means of fictional scenarios. Results reveal that aggressive children were perceived as more responsible for their behavior and elicited more feelings of anger, while withdrawn children were more likely to be chosen as a friend and elicited more feelings of pity. (Contains 52 references and 2 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Netherlands