This dissertation is dedicated to all those who have supported and guided me in my quest for a graduate degree in psychology, including my loving husband Chance Lawson, my unconditionally supportive parents William and Patricia Hoss, my exceptional adviser Judith Langlois, and the numerous friends and colleagues I have made at the Children’s Research Laboratory. Acknowledgements I would like to acknowledge, first and foremost, my graduate adviser Judith H. Langlois, who was an incredible mentor to me. Her advice and support throughout my years in graduate school and especially during the writing of my dissertation were invaluable and inspiring. Next, I would like to acknowledge the other four members of my committee who provided me with immeasurabl
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