Based on what you have learned so far in this book, what would you say are the economic reasons traditional cultures would promote an interdependent self?
Describe how beliefs and behavior regarding gender change in middle childhood, including cultural variations.
Describe the main features of emotional self-regulation and understanding in middle childhood and how other life stages compare.
Explain how different ways of thinking about the self are rooted in cultural beliefs, and summarize how self-concept and self-esteem change in middle childhood.
If you did not know that the teacher in this video was from Africa, would you think (based on her responses) that she could have been discussing teaching in the U.S.?
What are your thoughts on the American mother’s comments that it “takes a village” to raise a child?