Children’s friendships serve the function of providing information about where children
stand vis-a-vis others, which Gottman and Parker (1987) call
10. Eight-month-old Cole enjoys playing with a ball that makes noise and bounces.
According to Piaget, Cole is engaging in
11. As a school counsellor aware of developmental research, you would likely predict a
future of delinquent behaviour for the child who is
rejected by and has a past history
12. When a parent-child interaction is said to be based on reciprocal socialization, it means
the parent’s behaviour influences the child and the child’s behaviour
influences the parent
13. Todd’s parents were highly involved with him but also extremely indulgent with him. As a
result, he lacks
14. Twelve-year-old Peter is excellent in math and is considered a good student in most
other subject areas. Peter, however, has a very difficult time comprehending written text
and is failing his reading class. Peter is best classified as
15. When describing his new neighbours, Stu says their parenting style appears to be “We
love you, so go and do whatever you feel like doing.” What parenting style is this?
16. Describe “reciprocal socialization” and provide two examples that are not in the textbook.