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1

What are Erikson's stages of psychodynamic development in the first year?

Basic trust versus mistrust

2

What are Erikson's stages of psychodynamic development in the second year?

Autonomy versus shame and doubt

3

Emotions play powerful roles in _____________?

Social relationships, exploration of environment, and discovery of self.

4

What provides the best clues to emotions in children?

Facial expressions.

5

When does emotional synchrony happen?

3 months

6

How can you study how infants can read emotion?

The maximally discriminative facial movement system.

7

When is the first appearance of basic emotions and what are they?

Happiness: smile- from birth, social smile - 6-10 weeks, laugh - 3 - 4 months.
Anger: general distress - from birth, anger - 4-6 months.

8

When does an infant show sadness?

Distress to "still face" - 2-7 months.

9

When does an infant show fear?

First fears 6-12 months.

10

When does an infant show stranger anxiety?

8-12 months.

11

Why do we think stranger anxiety starts to develop?

Cognitive discrimination between threat and benign environment.