Perceptions of aggressive conflicts and others' distress in children with callous-unemotional traits: 'I'll show you who's boss, even if you suffer and I get in trouble'.

@article{Pardini2012PerceptionsOA,
  title={Perceptions of aggressive conflicts and others' distress in children with callous-unemotional traits: 'I'll show you who's boss, even if you suffer and I get in trouble'.},
  author={Dustin A. Pardini and Amy L. Byrd},
  journal={Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines},
  year={2012},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={283-91}
}
BACKGROUND Children with callous-unemotional (CU) traits may have a particularly malevolent view of social conflicts and a pervasive insensitivity to others' distress. The current study examined whether children with CU traits have unique expectations and values regarding the consequences of aggressive conflicts and a ubiquitous lack of concern for others… CONTINUE READING