- Self-control as a protective factor against overweight status in the transition from childhood to adolescenceEli Tsukayama
University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:631-5. 2010..To determine whether more self-controlled children are protected from weight gain as they enter adolescence...
- Domain-specific impulsivity in school-age childrenEli Tsukayama
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Dev Sci 16:879-93. 2013..Implications for theoretical conceptions of impulsivity as well as for practical applications (e.g. domain-specific interventions) are discussed. ..
- Is it really self-control? Examining the predictive power of the delay of gratification taskAngela L Duckworth
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market Street, Suite 215, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 39:843-55. 2013..Collectively, these findings suggest that delay task performance may be influenced by extraneous traits, but its predictive power derives primarily from its assessment of self-control. ..
- Self-controlled children stay leaner in the transition to adolescenceAngela L Duckworth
Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market St, Suite 219, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Appetite 54:304-8. 2010..These results suggest that more self-controlled children are protected from weight gain in the transition to adolescence...