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2. Who were more likely to imitate verbal aggression?

  • Verbal aggression was not imitated at all
  • Girls
  • They both imitated the same level of verbal aggression
  • Boys

3. What happened in the first condition?

  • Non-aggressive: played with toy trains for 9 mins, Aggressive: this only lasted for 1 min and then they spat at a bobo doll 5 times over a 9 minute period
  • Non-aggressive: assembled tinker toys for 10 mins, Aggressive: this only lasted for 1 min and then they attacked a bobo doll 3 times over a 9 minute period
  • Non-aggressive: assembled wooden blocks for 6 mins, Aggressive: this only lasted for 1 min and then they attacked a toy bear 2 times over a 2 minute period
  • Non-aggressive: painted for 20 mins, Aggressive: this only lasted for 1 min and then they screamed at a toy horse 4 times over a 12 minute period

4. Descrive the participants used in this study

  • 71 children aged between 3-6 from yale university nursery school
  • 70 children aged between 4-6 from cambridge university nursery school
  • 72 children aged between 3-6 from stanford university nursery school
  • 72 children aged between 1-3 from oxford university nursery school

5. What are the aims of this study?

  • To see whether love can be acquired through modelling and to see if opposite sex models are more likely to be imitated than models of the same sex
  • To see whether aggression can be acquired through reinforcement and to see if opposite sex models are more likely to be imitated than models of the same sex
  • To see whether aggression can be acquired through modelling and to see if the same sex models are more likely to be imitated than models of the opposite sex
  • To see whether fear can be acquired through modelling and to see if the same sex models are more likely to be imitated than models of the opposite sex

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