1. Primary source- original material that has not been filtered through interpretation/evaluation by
a second party
Will have method, participant, data/results, etc. sections
2. Secondary source- source that contains commentary
Chapter 10 Emotional Development
Important issues related to emotional development
Emotional Regulation- ability to moderate emotions
Emotional Intelligence- how well you can read other peoples emotions, and your own
Emotion coaching- teaching how you
CH 1, 3 and 4
Gerontology- studying the change in age across old age; healthy aging (not necessarily associated with
medicine); one of the most rapid growing areas
Geriatrics- the study of health issues in terms of old age (medical)
Ageism & Aging stereot
Competence & environmental press theory- used a lot in this area of research, competence- the
individuals maximum ability level (physical, cognitive), environmental press- the types of
demands that you experience in you
Multidimensional- spans across dimensions, physical, mental, cognitive, home environment,
Mini Mental Status Exam (MMSE)- most commonly used in applied settings (PCP); an assessment
that is quick and gives an idea of wheth
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Theoretical Propositions of Life-Span Developmental Psychology:
On the Dynamics Between Growth and Decline
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Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 53:3 (2012), pp 254261
A prospective longitudinal study of childrens
theory of mind and adolescent involvement in
Sania Shakoor,1 Sara R. Jaffee,1 Lucy Bowes,1 Isabel
1. This is a primary source.
2. This study is correlational and longitudinal.
3. Is there a relationship between control and intelligence?
4. This article wasnt my favorite but I still found certain parts interesting. Just as I found the set-up
of the art
This is a primary source.
This is a correlational and cross-sectional study.
Was the sample picked correctly? Why or Why not?
The topic of this study was an interesting one. Gossip definitely plays a role in friendships no
matter the ages. Alt
PSYCHOSOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (in young adulthood)
Relationship with Parents
Conflict goes down and relationships increase for the better
Failure to Launch people do not move away from home. A good it of people in this increase. Usually 1/z
Chapter 16 PSYCHOSOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (in Middle Adulthood)
MidLife Crisis- Time in Middle Adulthood where people have a very turbulent stretch of time where
they reassess values, goals, and their life as a whole and does drastic change