Using Arousal and Goodness of Fit Models to Explain Children's Sustained Attention
Time and Location
Poster Session V - Board: V-126
Saturday May 24, 2008, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Our study examined the interaction of three dimensions of temperament - Extraversion, Effortful Control and Negative Affect - with the vigilance variable of event rate to test the significance of goodness of fit and arousal models for sustained attention in childhood. Using goodness of fit and arousal models together permitted a more subtle analysis.