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Unformatted text preview: -individual level: personality traits inherited from mom and dad Emotion Ex. Dead face mobius syndrome paul eckman researcher Emotion so much a part of our daily world that its absence is deeply disturbing Used to gauge behavior, make decision, influence others Developmental questions: Where does our reliance on/ interpretation of emotion come from? How do childrens emotions change as they get older-where do emotional expressions come from?-Smile = happy, frown = sad, blushing = embarrassed o Possibility 1: theyre innate, like dogs wagging their tails-Baby knows its risky with the visual cliff, when mom smiled he goes, when she frowns he does not-...
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- Spring '11
- Developmental Psychology