Health Science 252/ Exam 2

Hope

Will

Purpose

Attachment

an emotional tie with another person; shown in young children by their seeking closeness to the caregiver and showing distress on separation

parallel play

cooperative play

Prosocial behavior

positive, constructive, helpful behavior

Altruism

unselfish regard for the welfare of others

Empathy

the ability to understand and share the feelings of another

gender identity

concrete operational stage

formal operational stage

information processing

Metacognition

Metamemory

an understanding about the processes that underlie memory, which emerges and improves during middle childhood

divergent thinking

narrows the available problem solutions to determine the single best solution

Comprehension

the process of extracting meaning from a sequence of words

Phonological awareness

Growth

Socialization

Authoritarian Parents

Authoritative Parents

Modeling

Feedback

Reinforcement

Punishment

blended family

puberty

Nutrition

Kohlberg's Theory of Moral Development

Conventional