When His Dad Is Fixing Things Around the House, Five-Year-Old
When his dad is fixing things around the house, five-year-old Jamie gets out his toy tool kit and acts like he is fixing things.Jamie even tries to walk and talk like his father does because Jamie wants to be like his father so much.This illustrates the social learning concept of
According to the social learning theorists, which of the following statements is/are TRUE regarding personality and gender?
A)From birth onward, children are labeled as boys or girls and encouraged to learn sex-appropriate behavior.
B)Identification refers to the child's emotional attachment to admired adults.
C)Many "male" or "female" traits come from children's attempts to imitate a same-sex parent with whom they identify.
D)All of these statements are true.
According to the social learning theorists, learning can take place _____ as well as directly, which means that we can learn without direct reward by observing and remembering the actions of others.
Concerning the differences in boys and girls regarding aggression, which of the following statements is FALSE?
A)Boys have more chances to observe adults and other children acting aggressively.
B)Girls are less likely than boys to imitate directly aggressive behaviors, such as shouting or hitting.
C)Girls are more likely to rely on indirectly aggressive behaviors, such as excluding others from friendship and spreading rumors.
D)Girls rarely see direct female aggression rewarded or approved.