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What is self-regulation? Describe the age-related changes in self-regulation.

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Self-regulation of behavior generally refers to controlled, cognitive monitoring of the actions and steps required to obtain a goal, or to bring about a desired response from the environment. Age-related changes in self-regulation as well as individual differences in self-regulation at a given age or developmental stage play fundamental roles in shaping children's experiences and ...

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This solution provides a research article and also discusses the concept of "self-regulation," including the age-related changes in self-regulation.