UNT PSYC 3620 - Ch.10 Vocabulary (3 pages)

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Psyc 3620 - Developmental Psy
Developmental Psy Documents

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PSYC 3620 Developmental Psychology Ch 10 Vocabulary 1 Emotion the body s physiological reaction to a situation the cognitive interpretation of the situation communication to another person actions 2 Emotion schemas all the associations interpretations that an individual connects to a certain emotion 3 Temperament the general emotional style an individual displays in responding to events 4 Easy temperament a child s general responsiveness marked by positive mood easy adaptation to change regularity patterns of eating sleeping elimination 5 Difficult temperament a child s general responsiveness marked by a more negative mood intense responses slow adaptation to change irregular patterns of eating sleeping elimination 6 Slow to warm temperament a general responsiveness marked by a slow adaptation to new experiences moderate irregularity in eating sleeping elimination 7 Goodness of fit how well a child s temperamental characteristics match the demands of the child s environment 8 Self conscious emotions emotions that depend on awareness of oneself such as pride guilt shame 9 Guilt feelings children have when they think about the negative aspects of something they have done particularly moral failures 10 Shame a feeling that occurs as a result of personal failure or when children attribute their bad behavior to an aspect of themselves that they believe they cannot change 11 Empathy sharing the feelings of other people 12 Sympathy concern for others welfare that often leads to helping or comforting them 13 Social referencing using the reaction of others to determine how to react in ambiguous situations 14 Effortful control the ability to consciously control one s behavior 15 Delay of gratification the ability to wait until later to get something desirable 16 Emotional intelligence the ability to understand control one s emotions to understand the emotions of others to use this understanding in human interactions 17 Externalizing behaviors behaviors such as aggressive or



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