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Test 2: Chapter 8

The ability to regulate themselves, act independently and take responsibility, and exercise self-control.
Erikson's fourth stage of psychosocial crises
Industry versus inferiority
Industry versus inferiority:
children attempt to master many skills, developing a sense of themselves as either industrious or inferior, competent or incompetent.
Latency Stage:
The stage when children: acquire cognitive skills and assimilate cultural values, expand their world to include others
Social comparison:
the tendency to assess one's abilities, achievements, social status, and other attributes by measuring them against those of other people especially one's peers.
Unrealistically high or low self-esteem correlates with: