The Development of Self-Awareness

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Credits

30

Module code

PY40031

This module provides an in-depth look at research concerning the early development and experience of self-awareness. Discussion of a variety of methodological perspectives (social, cognitive, comparative, cross-cultural) will allow you to develop critical thinking skills concerning research methodology.

Topics usually include:

  • agency
  • objective self-recognition
  • the self in time
  • self-conscious emotion
  • social self-regulation
  • comparative self-awareness