Boseovski, Janet

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Weight stereotyping in young children: an early personality reasoning perspective in 3- to 6-year-olds 2010 1767 Weight stereotyping is the relative devaluation of an overweight body size (Sigelman, Miller, & Whitworth, 1986), which has been detected as early as 3 years of age (Cramer & Steinwert, 1998). Previous studies of weight stereotypes have not b...
The effects of guilt on young children's cognitive processing 2012 682 The present study examined the effects of induced guilt on 3- to 5-year-olds' cognitive performance. Participants underwent mood induction procedures and then completed cognitive tasks (i.e., Dimensional Change Card Sort, Shape School task, and Globa...
Expertise in unexpected places: selective social learning from counter-normative experts 2014 32 Previous research demonstrates that children prefer to use information given by people of their own gender when learning about their environment. However, young children are also very sensitive to the specialized knowledge, or expertise, of others. T...