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Taking time seriously. A theory of socioemotional selectivity.
Socioemotional selectivity theory claims that the perception of time plays a fundamental role in the selection and pursuit of social goals. According to the theory, social motives fall into 1 of 2Expand
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Strength and vulnerability integration: a model of emotional well-being across adulthood.
  • S. Charles
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological bulletin
  • 1 November 2010
The following article presents the theoretical model of strength and vulnerability integration (SAVI) to explain factors that influence emotion regulation and emotional well-being across adulthood.Expand
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Socioemotional Selectivity Theory and the Regulation of Emotion in the Second Half of Life
Far more attention has been paid to emotion regulation in childhood than in adulthood and old age. However, a growing body of empirical research suggests that the emotion domain is largely sparedExpand
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Aging and emotional memory: the forgettable nature of negative images for older adults.
Two studies examined age differences in recall and recognition memory for positive, negative, and neutral stimuli. In Study 1, younger, middle-aged, and older adults were shown images on a computerExpand
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Social and emotional aging.
The past several decades have witnessed unidimensional decline models of aging give way to life-span developmental models that consider how specific processes and strategies facilitate adaptiveExpand
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Age-related differences and change in positive and negative affect over 23 years.
Positive and negative affect, measured by the Bradburn Affect Balance Scale, were studied in a longitudinal sample spanning from 1971 to 1994. The sample (N = 2,804) represented 4 generations ofExpand
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Vascular endothelial growth factor increases release of gelatinase A and decreases release of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases by microvascular endothelial cells in vitro.
The present study was designed to determine the influences of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) on cell proliferation and the release of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and tissue inhibitorsExpand
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Viewing injustice: greater emotion heterogeneity with age.
  • S. Charles
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Psychology and aging
  • 1 March 2005
The present study examined age differences in emotion heterogeneity, defined as the experience of co-occurring negative emotions. Younger and older European American and Mexican American participantsExpand
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Emotion Regulation and Aging.
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Perceptions of childhood relationships with mother and father: daily emotional and stressor experiences in adulthood.
Adults who report having had high-quality relationships with their parents during childhood have better overall mental health and are at decreased risk for mental disorders compared with those whoExpand
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