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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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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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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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Theories of Theories of Mind

Peter Carruthers, Peter K. Smith - Philosophy - 1996 - 390 pages
A state of the art survey of debate within philosophy of mind, developmental psychology, the aetiology of autism and primatology.
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Self-Awareness in Animals and Humans: Developmental Perspectives

Sue Taylor Parker, Robert W. Mitchell, Maria L. Boccia - Psychology - 2006 - 464 pages
This is a collection of original articles on self-awareness in monkeys, apes, humans and other species. This book focuses on controversies about how to measure self-awareness ...
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Children's Early Understanding of Mind: Origins and Development

Charlie Lewis, Peter Mitchell - Psychology - 1994 - 493 pages
A major feature of human intelligence is that it allows us to contemplate mental life. Such an understanding is vital in enabling us to function effectively in social groups ...
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Joint Attention: Communication and Other Minds: Issues in Philosophy and ...

Naomi Eilan - Philosophy - 2005 - 332 pages
"This book contains research into the cognitive phenomenon of 'joint attention'. Philosophical and psychological perspectives on the nature and significance of this phenomenon ...
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Mindblindness: An Essay on Autism and Theory of Mind

Simon Baron-Cohen - Psychology - 1997 - 171 pages
This text argues that specific neurocognitive mechanisms have evolved that result in "mindreading", an ability to interpret, for the most part unconsciously, non-verbal actions ...
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