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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 - 2012 - 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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Self-awareness: Its Nature and Development

M. D. Ferrari, Robert J. Sternberg - Psychology - 1998 - 430 pages
This integrative volume brings together leading social scientists to present diverse perspectives on the emergence, development, and practical role of self-awareness. Shedding ...
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Animal Cognition: An Introduction to Modern Comparative Psychology

Jacques Vauclair - Nature - 1996 - 206 pages
"Animal Cognition" presents a lucid and comprehensive overview of cognitive processes in animals--bees and wasps, cats and dogs, dolphins and sea otters, pigeons, titmice, and ...
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Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes, and Animals

Robert W. Mitchell, Nicholas S. Thompson, H. Lyn Miles - Social Science - 518 pages
People commonly think that animals are psychologically like themselves (anthropomorphism), and describe what animals do in narratives (anecdotes) that support these ...
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Mindreading Animals: The Debate Over what Animals Know about Other Minds

Robert W. Lurz - Nature - 2011 - 245 pages
Animals live in a world of other minds, human and nonhuman, and their well-being and survival often depends on what is going on in the minds of these other creatures. But do ...
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Apes, Monkeys, Children, and the Growth of Mind

Juan Carlos Gómez - Psychology - 2009 - 352 pages
What can the study of young monkeys and apes tell us about the minds of young humans? In this fascinating introduction to the study of primate minds, Juan Carlos Gomez ...
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