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Developmental psychology: Development of self control

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Gaining control over their behaviour, emotions and thoughts is a key developmental task for children.

See alsoEdit

Self discipline Discipline

References & BibliographyEdit

Key textsEdit


  • Benevento, J A (2004).A Self-regulated Learning Approach For Children With Learning/Behavioral Disorders. Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd.ISBN 0398075360

  • Thoresen, C. E., & Mahoney, M. J.(1974). Behavioral self-control. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Additional materialEdit


Martin, G., & Pear, J. (2006). Behavior modification: What it is and how to do it (8th ed.). Englewood Cliffs, CA: Prentice-Hall.


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