Contemporaneous and longitudinal prediction of children's sympathy from dispositional regulation and emotionality.

@article{Eisenberg1998ContemporaneousAL,
  title={Contemporaneous and longitudinal prediction of children's sympathy from dispositional regulation and emotionality.},
  author={Nancy Eisenberg and Richard A. Fabes and Stephanie A Shepard and Bridget C Murphy and Steve Jones and Ivanna K Guthrie},
  journal={Developmental psychology},
  year={1998},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={910-24}
}
The relation of 8- to 10-year-olds' teacher-reported dispositional sympathy to regulation and emotionality was examined with a longitudinal sample. In general, sympathy was correlated with adults' reports of regulation and low negative emotionality contemporaneously and, to some degree, 2 and 4 years prior. General emotional intensity interacted with some aspects of regulation in predicting sympathy; for example, attention focusing predicted sympathy but only for children low in general… CONTINUE READING

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