Becoming Who We Are: Temperament and Personality in by Mary K. Rothbart

By Mary K. Rothbart

What are the fundamental dimensions of temperament? How does temperament effect kid's relationships to their actual and social worlds--and their habit and adjustment around the lifespan? What are its organic underpinnings? From preeminent researcher Mary Rothbart, this paintings comprehensively examines the function of temperament within the improvement of character and psychopathology. In an immediate and readable kind, Rothbart combines idea and examine with daily observations and medical examples. She bargains new insights on "difficult" youngsters and stories intervention courses that handle temperamental elements in youth difficulties. Dr. Rothbart acquired the Eleanor Maccoby e-book Award from department 7 (Developmental Psychology) of the yank mental organization for this book.

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