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Cabrera, N. et al. (2017) THE MAGIC OF PLAY: LOW-INCOME MOTHERS' AND FATHERS' PLAYFULNESS AND CHILDREN'S EMOTION REGULATION AND VOCABULARY SKILLS (Journal Article)

Clark, K. et al. (2000) Connectedness and autonomy support in parent-child relationships: links to children's socioemotional orientation and peer relationships (Journal Article)

Eder, R. (1990) Uncovering young children's psychological selves: individual and developmental differences (Journal Article)

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Date:
June 1990
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Volume:
61
Page/s:
849-863
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  • Female
  • Male
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Hubbs-Tait, L. et al. (1996) Children of adolescent mothers: attachment representation, maternal depression, and later behavior problems (Journal Article)

James, L. et al. (2018) Longitudinal associations between younger children's humour styles and psychosocial adjustment (Journal Article)

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Whilst a multitude of studies have examined links between different styles of humour and aspects of adjustment, longitudinal research is noticeably lacking. Following a study which identified bidirectional associations between humour styles and psychosocial adjustment in older children, the current research aimed to investigate these associations in younger children. In total, 413 children aged 8-11 years completed the humour styles questionnaire for younger children (HSQ-Y) alongside measures of psychosocial adjustment in both the autumn and the summer over the course of a school year. Findings across the school year suggested that children's adjustment may impact significantly on their use of different styles of humour. Further longitudinal research over a longer time period would now be beneficial to further increase our understanding of the associations between humour styles and adjustment throughout development. Statement of contribution What is already known on this subject? Research has identified associations between children's humour styles and psychosocial adjustment. Research with older children has also identified longitudinal associations. What does this study add? This is the first study to identify longitudinal associations between humour styles and adjustment in younger children. This allows for stronger statements to be made about causal relationships.

Date:
January 1970
Volume:
36
Page/s:
589-605
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  • Female
  • Male
  • Humour
  • Longitudinal
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Kasari, C. et al. (2008) Language outcome in autism: randomized comparison of joint attention and play interventions (Journal Article)

Kuhnert, R. et al. (2017) Gender-differentiated effects of theory of mind, emotion understanding, and social preference on prosocial behavior development: A longitudinal study (Journal Article)

Lillard, A. (2012) Preschool children's development in classic Montessori, supplemented Montessori, and conventional programs (Journal Article)

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Date:
June 2012
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Volume:
50
Page/s:
379-401
Synonyms:
  • Executive function
  • Female
  • Male
  • Numeracy
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O'Toole, C. et al. (-Apr) Symbolic functioning and language development in children with Down syndrome (Journal Article)