The emotional reasoning heuristic in children.


A previous study by Arntz, Rauner, and Van den Hout (1995; Behaviour Research and Therapy, 33, 917-925) has shown that adult anxiety patients tend to infer danger not only on the basis of objective danger information, but also on the basis of anxiety response information. The current study examined whether this so-called emotional reasoning phenomenon also… (More)


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@article{Muris2003TheER, title={The emotional reasoning heuristic in children.}, author={Peter Muris and Harald L. G. J. Merckelbach and I van Spauwen}, journal={Behaviour research and therapy}, year={2003}, volume={41 3}, pages={261-72} }