Casey Exp 1

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  • Casey 2011
    • Aims
      • Assess whether delay of gratification (DOG) in childhood predicts ability to resist impulse to alluring social cues as adults.
    • Research Method
      • Quasi Experiment
      • IV- Whether or not the P was a high or low delayer
      • DV- Behaviour/Performance on the impulse control task
    • Repeated Measures
    • Sample
      • 562 4Yr olds from stanford's Bing Nursery.
        • 155 of these Ps completed self-control scales in their 20s and 135 in their 30s.
          • 117 of these who showed above or below average in their DOG were contacted
            • 59 agreed to partake in the study, 32 HD and 27 LD
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