A cross-cultural study of behavioral inhibition in toddlers: East–West–North–South

  title={A cross-cultural study of behavioral inhibition in toddlers: East–West–North–South},
  author={Kenneth H. Rubin and S. Hemphill and X. Chen and P. Hastings and A. Sanson and A. L. Coco and C. Zappulla and Ock-Boon Chung and S. Park and Hyun Sim Doh and H. Chen and L. Sun and Chong-Hee Yoon and Liyin Cui},
  journal={International Journal of Behavioral Development},
  pages={219 - 226}
  • Kenneth H. Rubin, S. Hemphill, +11 authors Liyin Cui
  • Published 2006
  • Psychology
  • International Journal of Behavioral Development
  • The prevalence of behavioral inhibition in toddlers was examined in five cultures. Participants in this study included 110 Australian, 108 Canadian, 151 Chinese, 104 Italian, and 113 South Korean toddlers and their mothers who were observed during a structured observational laboratory session. Matched procedures were used in each country, with children encountering an unfamiliar stranger with a truck and a robot. Indicators of inhibition included the length of time toddlers delayed before… CONTINUE READING
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