This study examined the stability of temperament characteristics in children over a 6-year period as well as the reliability of Rothbart's infant and child temperament measures. Thirty-seven mothers rated their firstborns' temperaments using the Infant Behavior Questionnaire (IBQ) at 3 months and the Children's Behavior Questionnaire (CBQ) at 6 years of… (More)
This paper discusses the boundary contour system as the basis of a computational model of emergent recognition applicable in design. Details of this system which make it appealing as a computational approach for emergent recognition are introduced. The performance of a system implementation is covered and an extension to improve its performance is discussed.
This study describes paternal behaviors of first-time fathers with their partner and newborn immediately after birth and identifies a progression of behaviors with the infant within the first 15 minutes after birth. Videotapes were made of 24 first-time fathers observed at birth a traditional delivery room setting. Utilizing an ethological approach to… (More)