A social relations analysis of young children's trust in their peers across the early years of school

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Betts, LR; Rotenberg, KJ;
(2008)

Two hundred and five (103 female and 102 male) children enrolled in school years 1 and 2 in the United Kingdom (mean age 6 years 1 month at Time 1) were tested twice over a 1-year period. The children reported the promise keeping and secret keeping behaviours of classma... View more
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