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Folk Physics for Apes: The Chimpanzee's Theory of how the World Works

Daniel J. Povinelli - Psychology - 2000 - 391 pages
In addition, the book offers developmental psychologists a wealth of valuable new non-verbal techniques for assessing causal understanding in young children."--BOOK JACKET.
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World Without Weight: Perspectives on an Alien Mind

Daniel J. Povinelli, Nicholas G. Ballew - Philosophy - 2011 - 353 pages
In every domain of reasoning-from time and space, to mental states and physical illness-humans deploy an exceedingly diverse range of intuitive 'theories' about how the world ...
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Cognitive Ethology: The Minds of Other Animals : Essays in Honor of Donald R ...

Carolyn A. Ristau - Science - 1991 - 332 pages
This collection of essays was written by former students, associates, admirers, critics and friends of Donald R. Griffin -- the creator of cognitive ethology. Stimulated by his ...
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Sex and Species Differences in Cognition and Emotion: An Evolutionary Approach

Melissa May Adams-Hunt - 2008 - 328 pages
When studied as biological processes, cognition and emotion are amenable to analysis within evolutionary theory. In this thesis, I first describe the principles involved ...
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The Face in the Mirror: How We Know Who We Are

Julian Keenan, Gordon G. Gallup, Dean Falk - Psychology - 2004 - 304 pages
Draws on famous research, case studies, and the results of new technologies to address key questions about human and primate consciousness, examining a hypothesis about the ...
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The Descent of Mind: Psychological Perspectives on Hominid Evolution

Michael C. Corballis, S. E. G. Lea - Psychology - 1999 - 361 pages
To most people it seems obvious that there are major mental differences between ourselves and other species, but there is considerable debate over exactly how special our minds ...
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