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Emotional Intelligence and Children
A discussion of methods to assess emotional intelligence of children between the ages of one and ten.
# 97407 | 2,385 words | 18 sources | APA | 2007 | US

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This paper discusses whether emotional intelligence in young children can be assessed. The author defines the concept of emotional intelligence and the different components that make up its hierarchical paradigm. Additionally, the paper describes the reasons why such an assessment is important. Literature and other research in this field is cited, along with the findings from this study. The author concludes that further research in this field would optimize better understanding of assessing emotional intelligence.

Statement of the Problem
Purpose of the Study
Significance of Study
Research Question
Research Methodology
Delimitations of the Study
Basic Assumptions
Organization of the Study
Chapter Two
Review of Literature
Historical Perspective of Emotional Intelligence in Young Children
Characteristics and Elements of Emotional Intelligence
Chapter Three
Research Findings

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bar-On, R. (in press). Emotional and Social Intelligence: Insights from the Emotional
  • Berry, D.J.; Bridges, L.J.; and Zaslow, M.J. (2004) Early Childhood Measures Profiles. Prepared by Child Trends: Washington DC. www.childtrends.org.
  • Boyatzis, R. E. (1994). Stimulating self-directed learning thought the Managerial Assessment and Development Course, Journal of Management Eduaction,18(3), 304-323.
  • Chapman, B.P. and Hayslip, B. (2005) Incremental Validity of a Measure of Emotional Intelligence. Journal of Personality Assessment. Vol. 85 No. 2. 2005.
  • Denham, Susanne A. (2005) Assessing Social-Emotional Development in Children From a Longitudinal Perspective for the National Children's Study. George Mason University. Spring 2005.

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