The Emergence of Fear on the Visual Cliff

  • Joseph J. Campos
  • Susan Hiatt
  • Douglas Ramsay
  • Charlotte Henderson
  • Marilyn Svejda
Part of the Genesis of Behavior book series (GOBE, volume 1)


We have two major objectives in this chapter. One is to present empirical evidence confirming the existence of an unexpected developmental shift in emotional expression in the human infant, and the second is to discuss the role of a number of possible determinants of this shift.


Heart Rate Response Human Infant Depth Perception Heart Rate Acceleration Direct Placement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph J. Campos
    • 1
  • Susan Hiatt
    • 1
  • Douglas Ramsay
    • 1
  • Charlotte Henderson
    • 1
  • Marilyn Svejda
    • 1
  1. 1.University of DenverDenverUSA

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