An observational study of anger behavior of the preschool child

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Marveign Cloud Cockfield (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Bess Rosa

Abstract: In an attempt to throw some light upon the frequency, duration, and cause of anger outbursts along preschool-age children and methods of handling then in the hone and in the nursery school, an investigation was undertaken at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina. The procedure involved the devising of forms for recording background data and observations of anger behavior; the recording of observations of anger behavior and methods of control used with sixteen children by their parents; the observation by this recorder of the hone atmosphere through home visits; and observation by this recorder and the nursery school teacher of anger behavior of the twelve nursery school children in the university school group during the period of study.

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Language: English
Date: 1947
Preschool children $x Mental health
Anger in children

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