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Origins of fear of dogs in adults and children: The role of conditioning processes and prior familiarity with dogs
Contributor(s):: Sharon Doogan, Glyn V. Thomas
One hundred adults and 30 children completed questionnaires to investigate fear of dogs. Dog fearful adults asked to recall the origins of their fear reported classical conditioning experiences more frequently than vicarious acquisition or informational transmission. Overall, however, there was...
"There's a Real Dog in the Classroom?": The Relationship Between Young Children and Animals
Contributor(s):: Margadant-van Arcken, Marjan
'Disgusting' animals: Primary school children's attitudes and myths of bats and spiders
Contributor(s):: Prokop, Pavol, Tunnicliffe, Sue Dale
'Loveable' Mammals and 'Lifeless' Plants: How Children's Interest in Common Local Organisms Can Be Enhanced through Observation of Nature
Contributor(s):: Lindemann-Matthies, Petra
A Pet Can Say "You're Special" to a Special Child
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Jacqueline J.
Active open learner models as animal companions: Motivating children to learn through interacting with My-Pet and Our-Pet
Contributor(s):: Chen, Zhi-Hong, Chou, Chih-Yueh, Deng, Yi-Chan, Chan, Tak-Wai
Affective Attitudes of Children and Adults in Relation to the Pupil Diameter of a Cat: Preliminary Data
Contributor(s):: Millot, Jean-Louis, Brand, G., rard, Schmitt, Aim
Aggression against cats, dogs and people
Contributor(s):: Felthous, A. R.
And then the dog died
Contributor(s):: Kaufman, Kenneth R., Kaufman, Nathaniel D.
Childhood grief and mourning of family and friends may have immediate and long-lasting consequences including depression, anxiety, social withdrawal, behavioral disturbances, and school underachievement. Childhood pet bereavement is no less important, because the pet is often considered a member...
Animal Cruelty by Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
Contributor(s):: Currie, Cheryl L.
Animal Cruelty Motivations: Assessing Demographic and Situational Influences
Contributor(s):: Hensley, Christopher, Tallichet, Suzanne E.
Attitudes of children and adults to dogs in Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom
Contributor(s):: Lakestani, Nelly, Donaldson, Morag L., Verga, Marina, Waran, Natalie
Babes in the Woods: Wilderness Aesthetics in Children's Stories and Toys, 1830-1915
Contributor(s):: Varga, D.
Can Dogs Prime Autistic Children for Therapy? Evidence from a Single Case Study
Contributor(s):: Silva, Karine, Correia, Rita, Lima, Mariely, Magalhães, Ana, de Sousa, Liliana
Childhood animal cruelty and interpersonal violence
Contributor(s):: Miller, C.
Childhood animal cruelty methods and their link to adult interpersonal violence
Contributor(s):: Henderson, Brandy B., Hensley, Christopher, Tallichet, Suzanne E.
Children Who are Cruel to Animals: A Review of Research and Implications for Developmental Psychopathology
Contributor(s):: Ascione, Frank R.
Children's Attitudes About the Humane Treatment of Animals and Empathy: One-Year Follow up of a School-Based Intervention
Contributor(s):: Ascione, Frank R., Weber, Claudia V.
Children's Ideas about Animal Young and their Care: A Reassessment of Gender Differences in the Development of Nurturance
Contributor(s):: Melson, Gail F., Fogel, Alan
Children's Problems Predict Adults' "DSM-IV" Disorders across 24 Years
Contributor(s):: Reef, Joni, van Meurs, Inge, Verhulst, Frank C., van der Ende, Jan