Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To refine your search with the author’s first initial…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

If you get a large number of results after searching for an article by a specific author, you can refine your search by adding the author’s first initial. For example, try writing “Freud, S.” in the Author box of the Search Tool.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Kagan, J. (1997). In the Beginning: The Contribution of Temperament to Personality Development. Mod. Psychoanal., 22(2):145-155.

(1997). Modern Psychoanalysis, 22(2):145-155

In the Beginning: The Contribution of Temperament to Personality Development

Jerome Kagan, Ph.D.

This paper summarizes developmental research on two temperamental types: inhibited and uninhibited measured in terms of reactivity to stimulation. The research indicates that a biological basis exists for these two temperamental types and that these traits remain stable during the childhood years. Though there is a biological foundation to temperament, environmental factors do exert influence.

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2020, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.