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Title Children's understanding of emotion / edited by Carolyn Saarni, Paul L. Harris
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1989


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Description ix, 385 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge studies in social and emotional development
Cambridge studies in social and emotional development.
Contents Awareness and self-regulation of emotion in young children / Mark Meerum Terwogt and Tjeert Olthof -- Understanding emotion and experiencing emotion / Paul L. Harris and Mark S. Lipian -- What children know and feel in response to witnessing affective events / Janet Strayer -- Culture, scripts, and children's understanding of emotion / James A. Russell -- The socialization of children's emotions : emotional culture, competence, and exposure / Steven L. Gordon -- Cultural differences in children's knowledge of emotional scripts / Michael Lewis
Children's understanding of emotion : an introduction / Paul L. Harris and Carolyn Saarni -- Young children's acquisition of emotion concepts / Patricia Smiley and Janellen Huttenlocher -- Children's understanding of changing emotional states / Nancy L. Stein and Tom Trabasso -- Developmental changes in children's understanding of single, multiple, and blended emotion concepts / Susan Harter and Nancy Rumbaugh Whitesell -- Causal attributions and children's emotional understanding / Ross A. Thompson -- Children's use of personal information to understand other people's feelings / Jackie Gnepp -- Children's understanding of strategic control of emotional expression in social transactions / Carolyn Saarni
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Child psychology.
Emotions in children.
Author Harris, Paul L.
Saarni, Carolyn.
LC no. 88007887
ISBN 0521333946