Portland State University. Department of Psychology
Cathleen L. Smith
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Psychology
1 online resource (59 p.)
Aggressiveness in children, Age groups, Social interaction
Perhaps due to the increase in the workforce of mothers with young children, much attention has been directed in the past decade towards the subject of out-of-home child care.
In order to gain further understanding of the socialization of preschool children, an observational study was carried out which was designed to measure the amount of negative behavior expressed by children participating in mixed-age versus same-age preschool groups.
Sheppard, Laura Janine, "Negative behavior exhibited by preschool children in same-age versus mixed-age groups" (1985). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3528.